The International Federation for Peace and Sustainable Development (IFPSD) in collaboration with Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the UN cordially invite you to attend an event on safeguarding endangered cultural heritage in times of conflict. (this event is not sponsored by the UN)
CSW 61 (From March 13 to 24 , 2017)
The sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 13 to 24 March 2017.
Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world are invited to attend the session.
30 - 31 January: Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum
The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum, to be held on 30-31 January 2017, will provide a platform for youth to engage in a dialogue with Member States and share ideas on innovation, collective action and solutions to global problems. It will also address the concept of “shared prosperity”, which is at the core of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
On the occasion of International Human Rights Day, IFPSD\'s President Sally Kader extends best wishes to all who are working tirelessly to promote human rights around the world and urges everyone to recommit to the truth that all human beings are endowed with equal and inalienable rights
In accordance with General Assembly resolution 70/145 of 17 December 2015, the President of the General Assembly will convene a high-level panel meeting to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, aimed at promoting its universalization.