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Global Goals Week 2022

The countries of the United Nations made a universal promise to leave no one behind in achieving a peaceful and prosperous world by 2030. Global Goals Week is a shared...

Global Week to #Act4SDGs

The Global Week to #Act4SDGs is a global mobilization taking place during the high-level week of the UN General Assembly in September, to show world leaders that people all around...

Climate Week NYC 2022

Climate Week NYC 2022, marks its fourteenth year as the biggest global climate event of its kind. Bringing together the most influential leaders in climate action from business, government, and...

UNGA 77 General Debate

The general debate of the seventy-seventh session of the General Assembly will be held from Tuesday, 20 September, to Saturday, 24 September, and on Monday, 26 September 2022, pursuant to...

SDG Action Zone

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Bringing the UN to the world and the world to the UN. Over the course of three days during the UN General Assembly, the SDG Action Zone brings together the...

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Halfway to 2030: Devex @ UNGA 77

This year’s United Nations General Assembly will take place against a harrowing backdrop: Protracted conflict, a hunger crisis, climate disruption, democratic backsliding, and a world still reeling from a pandemic...

Impact State of Mind

We're excited to see you in September! Please register your interest for our 2022 Conference (September 21st - 23rd in New York) by sharing your email address. We will be...

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After Antarctica (Virtual Film Screening)

This free virtual screening from DCEFF, and co-presented with Grist, will be available to stream from Thursday, September 22, through Sunday, September 25, from anywhere in the world. A journey...

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Global Goals Fellows Forum

The Forum will present on how to adopt the Global Goals into the blueprint of any organization — for-profit, not-for-profit and anywhere in between — to advance the 2030 Agenda....

Unlocking Impact: Data with Purpose

At the 2022 General Assembly, the United Nations and the World Bank will convene global leaders to explore how new data ecosystems can unlock exponential value for the big challenges...

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Reimagining a fair data future: launch of the data values campaign

Ford Foundation Centre for Social Justice, NYC 320 E. 43rd Street, New York City

This United Nations General Assembly side-event will launch the Data Values Campaign - a global campaign centered around a manifesto for a fair data future. The campaign will be a...

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Because We Love Our Children

Parents call for the end of the fossil fuel era to give children a livable planet As parents, grandparents and carers from across the globe, we are calling on governments...

International Youth Conference 6

International Youth Conference Edition 6th is going to take place from 22-25th September, 2022, in New York City and from 30 September - 1 October in Cambridge MA - USA,...

Press Conference on Religious Freedom in Nicaragua

Convene 75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York

New York, NY – On Thursday, September 22nd, Nicaragua Never Again (Nicaragua Nunca +) and the Permanent Commission of Human Rights (Comisión Permanente de Derechos Humanos, CPDH) will host a...

Talking TB: The Road to 2030

Virtual

Tuberculosis is a preventable and largely treatable disease, yet it takes the lives of 1.5 million people every year, making it the deadliest infectious disease worldwide before the COVID-19 pandemic....

Moving forward: Responding to the climate emergency

Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) invites you to join us for a special conversation about how the climate emergency is affecting the communities we serve. From the Sahel and...

Deadly Sway: Harmful Industries and the Global Goals

Reaching the Sustainable Development Goals represents our best chance to improve health and prosperity around the world. But the influence of harmful industries is hampering progress. As the 77th United...

Africa Forward: Collaboration for Sustainable Livelihoods

Every month, Africa Forward engages with key stakeholders in the community on key topics that will move Africa forward. Africa Forward seeks to strengthen social entrepreneurship on the continent through...

Bloomberg New Economy: Health Council Meeting

Global healthcare systems are buckling under the strain of recovering from the cost of the COVID-19 pandemic, aging populations, chronic disease, and rising costs. It’s far better to prevent disease...

Safety First: Eliminate Violence to Transform Education

One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza 47th Street and 2nd Avenue, New York

Children around the world are exposed to unconscionable levels of violence. In some regions, two-thirds of children suffer physical violence and one-third of girls suffer sexual abuse. Violence has devastating...

Climate Week NYC- Africa’s opportunity for a climate-smart future

The Forum at Columbia University 601 West 125th Street, New York

Accelerating Impacts of CGIAR Climate Research for Africa (AICCRA), the World Bank and Columbia University's Climate School host a hybrid event for Climate Week NYC 2022. Coinciding with the United...

GSF @ UNGA 77th Session on Co-Creation for Reparations

• A two-hour conversation to learn more about GSF's unique co-creation model for reparations by hearing directly from survivors of CRSV involved in co-creating interim reparative measures. • A chance...

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Tipping Points: Confronting Global Multiple Crises

A number of overlapping crises such as climate change, conflict, public health emergencies, and a gloomy global economic outlook are coming to a head this year. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine,...

Beyond carbon: Calculating the value of next-gen sustainability criteria

The Nest Summit, Javis Center 655 West 34th Street, New York

Sustainability sells. Recent research shows that sustainably-marketed products grew over 7 times faster than conventionally-marketed products.  Grocery retailers are leaning in, with 85% highlighting sustainable attributes at point of sale....

Making the Most of the 2024 Summit of the Future

Baha'i International Community 866 United Nations Plaza #120, New York

Fears of escalating conflict, a global food crisis, new COVID-19 variants, irreversible climate change, and eroding collaboration in the global economy threaten to undermine the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development...

Futures of urban mobility

Although the pandemic has taught that physical commuting from home to work and face-to-face meetings are often avoidable, physically moving from one part of the city to another often remains...

Leveraging Data for Climate Action

Brooklyn Grange at Sunset Park 850 Third Avenue, Roof, Brooklyn

Key themes: Measuring Impact of Nature Based & Tech Based Climate Solutions Role of Remote Sensing in Tracking Climate Action Impact of High Quality Data on Investment Decisions Data Humanism...

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Tech for Democracy – Problems, Progress and the Copenhagen Pledge

1 Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza 885 2nd Avenue, New York

You are cordially invited to attend Tech for Democracy – Problems, Progress and the Copenhagen Pledge, a high-level side event and reception alongside the 77th UN General Assembly in New...

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Teachers Leading in a Post-COVID World

Penn Club of New York 30 West 44th St, New York

Join us for the Luminos Fund's 6th Annual UNGA Week Luncheon! Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022 Time: 12:30 – 2:00 PM EDT Location: Penn Club of New York Lunch will...

Women Leading Fossil Fuel Divestment and Resistance

During the event, Frontline women and global advocates will share critical strategies for national and international divestment from harmful extractive industries, while calling for justice and accountability from financial institutions....

Navigating a Worsening Global Food Crisis

Speakers: • Cindy McCain, US ambassador to the U.N. agencies for food and agriculture • Alvaro Lario, president-elect, IFAD Interviewed by: Teresa Welsh, senior reporter, Devex This year’s United Nations...

The State of Climate and Health Research in the GCC Report

Brooklyn Grange at Sunset Park 850 Third Avenue, Roof, Brooklyn

Key themes: Shifting Baselines: Historical Climate Change in the GCC 1950-2021 Climate Change Impacts on: Communicable Diseases Mental Health Climate Change Implications on Food Security in High Food Importing Countries

Driving the Change: How Youth Are Shaping the Future

Speakers: • Ahmad Alhendawi, secretary-general, World Organization of the Scout Movement • Susan Reichle, president and CEO, International Youth Foundation Interviewed by: Kate Warren, executive vice president and executive editor...

Africa Soft Power & African Women on Board @ UNGA 2022

The Citigroup Center 601 Lexington Avenue, New York City

A convening on the sidelines of UNGA 2022; focused on climate change, women’s leadership and building stronger connections with the diaspora. This year, African Women on Board (AWB) and Africa...

Spotlight on Climate Finance

Speaker: Ambroise Fayolle, vice president, European Investment Bank Interviewed by: Anna Gawel, managing editor, Devex This year’s United Nations General Assembly will take place against a harrowing backdrop: Protracted conflict,...

Values in Action: Insights into Inclusive Philanthropy

Speakers: • Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen, CEO Lego Foundation • Lillian Chege, senior advisor, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors • William Moore, CEO, Eleanor Crook Foundation Interviewed by: Stephanie Beasley, senior reporter, Devex This...

A Disruptive Dialogue: Ending Violence Against Children

Permanent Mission of Sweden to the united Nations - 885 Second Avenue

With one billion futures in the balance, Director-General of the World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, and Football Legend and Activist, Mr Patrice Evra invite you to join a...

Afghan Women, Human Rights & the transformative power of the Arts

prime produce 424W 54th St, New York, NY 10019, NY

As the world diplomacy gathers again in person in NY on the occasion of the United Nations General Assembly, join United Voices 4 Peace, MALA and the 49% for a...

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Combating Climate Change Through Electrification

75 Greene St 75 Greene Street, Floor 2, New York

  Hear from leaders in climate finance to discuss how electric vehicle adoption and home electrification has become a major tool in combating climate change. Attendees will gain an understanding...

The Future of Philanthropy

Raquel Miller, founder of Bunchful Enterprises, an organization that is shining a spotlight on giving, is inviting you to participate in ‘The Future of Philanthropy’, a live discussion with food...

Seguridad Hemisférica y Geopolítica en Latinoamérica

El Museo del Barrio 1230 5th Avenue, New York

En el marco de la Asamblea General de Las Naciones Unidas (UNGA), La Mesa de Trabajo Diáspora nicaragüense de New York/New Jersey, el Grupo Folclórico Malinche y the Black Institute,...

Art for Climate Action: Creating Our Future, Together

Tzu Chi Center 229 E 60th Street, New York

Join fellow New York City community members in a creative evening of art making and conversation, centered around envisioning our shared future, together. This program* brings together a diverse group...

The Cost of Silence Film Screening and Discussion

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York

The Film The Cost of Silence will inspire audiences and advocates of climate change adaptation to take action in community. Filmmakers Mark Manning (Road to Falluha) and Langdon Page (Navalny)...

Advancing Fashion Legislation

64 Wooster Street 64 Wooster Street, New York

Introduced in January 2022, The Fashion Act in New York State aims to make New York the global leader in accountability for the $2.5 trillion fashion industry by requiring companies...

Future United

Edison Ballroom 240 W 47th St., New York

The event marks the launch of GBCHealth’s Future United initiative, and also the announcement of the winners of the inaugural Future United Awards. Cocktails & canapés will be served, accompanied...