How Zika Is Shaping the Sexual and Reproductive Health Agenda (Wilson Center)


Apr 12, 2016

How Zika Is Shaping the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Agenda

How can the global health community frame and lead the dialogue about women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights in Zika-infected areas? How can the Zika response be an opportunity to bolster health infrastructure and capacity in affected countries? United Nations Population Fund and Pan American Health Organization join in the discussion on April 12.

For more details and to RSVP: http://bit.ly/23pfM7m

Preventing & Responding to Violent Extremism in Africa


Apr 07, 2016

Preventing & Responding to Violent Extremism in Africa: A Development Approach

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Council on Foreign Relations
1777 F St NW #100

UNDP and its partners have undertaken a 1.5-year consultation process, to define development approaches to preventing and responding to radicalisation and violent extremism in Africa. In this seminar, Ozonnia Ojielo, UNDP Regional Cluster Director, Governance and Peacebuilding in Africa and Mohamed Yahya, Regional Programme Coordinator UNDP Regional Service Centre in Addis Ababa, will present UNDP’s regional initiative, which aims to complement regional security efforts and articulate a development approach that addresses structural, causative or perpetuating factors.

For more information and to RSVP: http://bit.ly/1ZLu14c.

In El Niño's Wake: Examining Africa's Latest Food Crisis (CSIS)


Mar 29, 2016

In El Niño's Wake: Examining Africa's Latest Food Crisis (CSIS)

Featuring:
Greg Collins, Director, Center for Resilience, USAID
Dina Esposito, Acting Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance, USAID
Camilla R. Holmemo, Senior Economist, Social Protection and Labor, World Bank
Jeremiah Lengoasa, Deputy Secretary-General, World Meteorological Organization
Dr. Desire Sibanda, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Economic Planning and Investment Promotion, Government of Zimbabwe, Program Supervisor, Zimbabwe, African Risk Capacity

For more information and to RSVP visit http://bit.ly/22pqCtv.

UN High Commissioner for Refugees at Brookings Institution


Mar 15, 2016

From Homs to Hamburg: Refugee movements from Syria to Europe and beyond

On Tuesday March 15, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings will host U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi to discuss recent developments in the refugee crisis and ways for the international community to equitably share responsibilities in addressing the crisis. Bruce Jones, vice president and director of the Foreign Policy program at Brookings, will provide introductory remarks, and Robert McKenzie, visiting fellow for the Project on U.S. Relations with the Islamic World, will moderate the conversation. Following the conversation, Grandi will take questions from the audience.

For more information and to register please visit http://brook.gs/1R3MFUK.

The UN in West Africa - Washington Event


Mar 15, 2016

The UN in West Africa: New Milestones on the Path to Peace

With introductory remarks by
Congressman David N. Cicilline
U.S. Representative, 1st District of Rhode Island
Co-Chair of the Congressional Peacekeeping Caucus

Speakers include:

Farid Zarif
Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Liberia
Head of the UN Mission in Liberia

Nannette Ahmed
Director of Africa II Division
UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations

His Excellency Jeremiah C. Sulunteh
Liberian Ambassador to the U.S.

and

Michael Bittrick
Deputy Director, Office of Regional & Security Affairs
Bureau of African Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Moderated by:

Peter Yeo
President, Better World Campaign

Details & RSVP: http://bit.ly/1LgSg7S

Fragility Forum 2016: Take Action for Peaceful & Inclusive Societies Mar 1-3


Mar 03, 2016

With almost half of the world’s poor expected to live in countries affected by fragility, conflict and violence (FCV) by 2030, addressing this challenge is critical for achievement of the Global Goals (SDGs), and a priority for the World Bank Group (WBG) to end extreme poverty and promote shared prosperity.

http://bit.ly/20VNwGo

Global Refugee and Humanitarian Crisis: Implications for Development


Feb 23, 2016

Please join CSIS for an expert panel discussion on the implications of the global refugee and humanitarian crisis for international development. The discussion will feature opening keynote remarks from Andrew Natsios, former USAID administrator and current Director of the Scowcroft Institute for International Affairs at Texas A&M University.

With
Jon Brause
Director, World Food Programme’s (WFP) Washington Liaison Office

Kelly T. Clements
Deputy High Commissioner in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

William Garvelink
Senior Adviser, U.S. Leadership in Development, CSIS

Catherine Wiesner
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, United States Department of State

Moderated by:
Daniel F. Runde
William A. Schreyer Chair in Global Analysis and Director, Project on Prosperity and Development

For more details and to RSVP please visit: http://bit.ly/1LvUcE5

Executive Director of UN Women at National Press Club


Feb 23, 2016

United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

Newsmaker to Address the Progress of Woman in Celebration of
International Women’s Day and US Women’s History Month

10:00 AM
National Press Club
For event details visit: http://bit.ly/1oPoTPy

Human Security in the Face of Violent Extremism


Feb 22, 2016

Human Security in the Face of Violent Extremism

The Office of the President of Georgetown University, The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, the Georgetown Global Futures Initiative, and the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs

Cordially invite you to

“Human Security in the Face of Violent Extremism”

A lecture and discussion featuring

H.E. Zainab Bangura
United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary General on Sexual Violence in Conflict

Alissa Rubin
Paris Bureau Chief, New York Times

RSVP by Feb 19

For event details and to RSVP visit: http://bit.ly/1OjDVSk.

North Korea: Human Rights and Security at CSIS


Feb 19, 2016

North Korea: The Human Rights and Security Nexus

with
Michael Kirby
Chair, United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea
Former Justice of the Australian High Court

Sonja Biserko
President, Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in Serbia
Member, United Nations Committee of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea
Marzuki Darusman (invited)
UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation on Human Rights in the DPRK
Member, United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea
Signe Poulsen
Head, UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Seoul

Robert King
Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues, U.S. Department of State

For the agenda and to RSVP please visit http://bit.ly/1RwZlCj

TEDxPlaceDesNations - Washington Event


Feb 11, 2016

The TEDx broadcast will showcase remarkable stories of scientists and peacemakers, innovators, and humanitarians transforming the lives of people around the world and finding solutions to shape tomorrow's world.

In Washington, we will join the conversation by watching two sessions of the broadcast and hosting an in-person panel discussion on the current refugee crisis.
When: Thursday, February 11, 2016; 8:45 am - 12:45 pm (doors open at 8:15 am)
Where: United Nations Foundation, 1750 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20006

For more details and to RSVP: http://bit.ly/1o74WDC

International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust


Jan 27, 2016

Climate Change, Disasters, and Security: Unconventional Approaches to Building Stability


Jan 14, 2016

Paris Climate Conference (COP21) - Nov 30 - Dec 11


Dec 11, 2015

The Global Migration & Refugee Crisis: Challenges, Lessons & Opportunities


Dec 11, 2015

Press Conference: UN Working Group on Discrimination Against Women


Dec 11, 2015

UNFPA Annual Report Release at the Wilson Center


Dec 03, 2015

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women


Nov 25, 2015

USIP: "70 Years of the UN" with UN Deputy Secretary-General


Nov 04, 2015

In the homestretch to Paris climate talks with Christiana Figueres


Nov 03, 2015

UN Youth Envoy - Generation Now event at CSIS


Oct 08, 2015

From Words to Action: Delivering Inclusive Growth


Oct 05, 2015

UN Women's Progress of the World's Women 2015-2016


Oct 01, 2015

Meeting the Challenges of Global Polio Eradication


Sep 28, 2015

Sustainable Development Summit, Sept 25-27


Sep 27, 2015

International Day of Peace


Sep 21, 2015

International Day of Democracy


Sep 15, 2015

Engaging Health Workers to End Female Genital Mutilation


Sep 14, 2015

World Humanitarian Day


Aug 19, 2015

Fall Internship Deadline


Jul 31, 2015

USIP: Women and Countering Violent Extremism


Jul 21, 2015

Nelson Mandela International Day


Jul 18, 2015

Wilson Center: New Developments and Best Practices in Addressing Maternal Morbidities


Jul 14, 2015

Internal displacement: Lessons learned after 20 years and challenges ahead


Jun 26, 2015

Cut Off from Care: The Health Crisis of Populations Displaced by Conflict


Jun 25, 2015

Strategic Communications for a New Era of U.N. Peace Operations


Jun 23, 2015

World Refugee Day event at the Kennedy Center


Jun 20, 2015

Global cooperation under threat: Adapting the UN for the 21st century


Jun 15, 2015

World Environment Day


Jun 05, 2015

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers


May 29, 2015

Ban Ki-moon speaks at Georgetown Univ. School of Foreign Service Commencement


May 16, 2015

The Sahel, Beyond the Headlines: Population, Environment, and Security Dynamics


May 12, 2015

World Press Freedom Day


May 03, 2015

International Jazz Day


Apr 30, 2015

INTERACTION: The Situation in Gaza with UNICEF Gaza Chief


Apr 28, 2015

World Malaria Day


Apr 25, 2015

An overlooked crisis: Humanitarian consequences of the conflict in Libya


Apr 24, 2015

CSIS: 2015 Global Development Forum


Apr 23, 2015

2015 Global Citizen Earth Day on the National Mall


Apr 18, 2015

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings


Apr 17, 2015

Addressing HIV Risk in Adolescent Girls and Young Women


Apr 17, 2015

National Press Club Luncheon with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon


Apr 16, 2015

Do African Children Have an Equal Chance?


Mar 31, 2015

Global Trends in Renewable Energy


Apr 01, 2015

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination


Mar 21, 2015

Summer Internship Deadline


Mar 15, 2015

The Future of U.N. Peace Operations Event at the U.S. Institute of Peace


Mar 10, 2015

International Women's Day


Mar 08, 2015

North Korean Human Rights: The Road Ahead


Feb 17, 2015

Press Conference: United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights


Feb 06, 2015

Can Atrocities Be Prevented? Living in the Shadow of the Holocaust


Feb 05, 2015

Creating UNMEER: A Discussion with Anthony Banbury


Feb 05, 2015

International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust


Jan 27, 2015

The United Nations Environment Program and Climate Change


Jan 15, 2015

Habitat III: What Role for Innovation?


Jan 15, 2015

The UN’s "Road to Dignity" Report: Fulfilling the Post-2015 Agenda


Jan 13, 2015

International Migrants Day


Dec 18, 2014

Emerging Priorities for Maternal Health in Nigeria


Dec 17, 2014

Human Rights Day


Dec 10, 2014

Responding to Communities in Crisis in South Sudan and the DRC


Dec 10, 2014

International Anti-Corruption Day


Dec 09, 2014

Aid Delivery in Haiti: Development Needs, Capacity Building, and Challenges


Dec 03, 2014

World Aids Day


Dec 01, 2014

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women


Nov 25, 2014

World Toilet Day


Nov 19, 2014

The Power of 1.8 Billion Young People: ‘State of the World Population 2014’ Launch


Nov 18, 2014

The Challenges and Opportunities of Urbanization


Nov 17, 2014

Challenges in Nuclear Verification: The IAEA’s Role on the Iranian Nuclear Issue


Oct 31, 2014

UN Day


Oct 24, 2014

World Food Day Discussion: Family Farming in the 21st Century


Oct 22, 2014

Publish What You Fund’s 2014 Aid Transparency Index Launch


Oct 08, 2014

United Nations Security Council CTED Executive Director Jean-Paul Laborde


Oct 02, 2014

Innovative Training of Birth Attendants


Sep 30, 2014

Effective Multilateralism: The Experience of Chemical Weapons Elimination in Syria


Sep 30, 2014

Climate Summit 2014 - UN Headquarters, New York


Sep 23, 2014

International Day of Peace


Sep 21, 2014

What Will It Take to Raise Global Climate Ambition at the Climate Leaders Summit?


Sep 17, 2014

Syrian Displacement: Views from the Region


Sep 16, 2014

Peace after Gaza: A New Framework for a Changing Landscape


Sep 15, 2014

International Day of Democracy


Sep 15, 2014

World Humanitarian Day


Aug 19, 2014

International Youth Day


Aug 12, 2014

The UN in Haiti: Time for a Change?


Aug 04, 2014

World Day against Trafficking in Persons


Jul 30, 2014

Nutrition and the Continuum of Care: Pre-Conception to the Post-Natal Period


Jul 28, 2014

Nelson Mandela Day


Jul 18, 2014

Washington Fellowship Application Deadline


Jul 15, 2014

DC Event: World Population Day


Jul 10, 2014

DC Event: Achieving the Millennium Development Goals


Jul 10, 2014

Delivering Quality Antenatal Care in Low Resource Settings


Jun 30, 2014

Environmental Dimensions of Sustainable Recovery


Jun 25, 2014

World Refugee Day at the Kennedy Center


Jun 20, 2014

Advancing Policy and Programs on Global Women's Issues


Jun 18, 2014

U.S. GHG Leadership for Paris 2015


Jun 17, 2014

Celebrating Progress, Remaining Steadfast and Asking What’s Next for Girls’ Education


Jun 17, 2014

The Future of UN Peacekeeping: A Conversation with Hervé Ladsous


Jun 17, 2014

World Environment Day


Jun 05, 2014

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers


May 29, 2014

The Role of Big Data in Improving Security and Resilience to Catastrophic Events


May 21, 2014

Typhoon Haiyan: Lessons Learned in Effective Coordination of International Disaster Relief


May 07, 2014

World Press Freedom Day


May 03, 2014

International Jazz Day


Apr 30, 2014

Cities at the Center of the World


Apr 22, 2014

Progress or Peril in Somalia?


Apr 22, 2014

Human Rights in North Korea: An Address by Michael Kirby


Apr 14, 2014

Preventing and Mitigating Conflicts: Role of the International Courts


Apr 11, 2014

The Sanitation and Water for All 2014 High Level Meeting


Apr 11, 2014

Countdown to 2015 Summit: Campaigning for Results and Accountability in Education


Apr 10, 2014

Reacting to Refugee Crises in the Middle East


Apr 10, 2014

CSIS Statesmen's Forum with UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson


Apr 09, 2014

Disasters and Displacement: Challenges, Solutions and Linkages


Apr 09, 2014

20th Commemoration of the Rwanda Genocide


Apr 07, 2014

International Day for Mine Awareness & Assistance in Mine Action


Apr 04, 2014

The Launch of the Global Youth Wellbeing Index


Apr 03, 2014

World Water Day


Mar 22, 2014

DC Event: The Promise of Solar-Powered Irrigation Pumps for Poverty Reduction


Mar 18, 2014

Deadline for UN DC Summer Fellowship


Mar 15, 2014

DC Event: Disasters, Development and Durable Solutions to Displacement: Insights from Haiti


Mar 14, 2014

DC Event: Syria’s Humanitarian Crisis and the International Response


Mar 12, 2014

International Women's Day


Mar 08, 2014

Zero Discrimination Day


Mar 01, 2014

Launch of Partnership For Climate Legislation


Feb 27, 2014

DC Event: New Ideas to Scale Up and Finance Global Education


Feb 24, 2014

DC Event: Improving Maternal Health Through Universal Health Coverage


Feb 20, 2014

DC Event: The Post-2015 Goals: A Conversation with Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal


Feb 20, 2014

DC Event: The Business Role in the Post-2015 Development Agenda


Feb 18, 2014

DC Event: Urban Innovation at Home and Abroad


Feb 04, 2014

DC Event: Saving Syria's Civilians: Urgent Priorities and Policies


Jan 31, 2014

DC Event: The Zero Hunger Challenge: Achieving the Right to Food for All


Jan 30, 2014

International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust


Jan 27, 2014

DC Event: Humanitarian Crises in 2013: Assessing the Global Response


Jan 09, 2014

International Migrants Day


Dec 18, 2013

Human Rights Day


Dec 10, 2013

DC Event: Trade & Technology as Drivers of Prosperity: A Conversation with UNIDO Director General


Dec 10, 2013

World AIDS Day


Dec 01, 2013

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women


Nov 25, 2013

DC Event: Beyond Gender Myths: Closing the Knowledge Gap in Agriculture and Food Security


Nov 22, 2013

DC Event: A Conversation with the UN Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees about Syrian Crisis


Nov 22, 2013

DC Event: Intellectual Property Policy in the International Economy


Nov 21, 2013

DC Event: Mediation and Dialogue in the Americas in the 21st Century


Nov 08, 2013

DC Event: Raising the Bar for Education around the World


Nov 07, 2013

DC Event: The Socio-Economic Consequences of Armed Conflict in Syria


Nov 06, 2013

DC Event: Preventing Terrorist Abuse of the Nonprofit Sector


Nov 05, 2013

DC Event: IAEA Director General at the Wilson Center


Nov 01, 2013

DC Event: Launch of 2013 State of World Population Report


Oct 30, 2013

DC Event: Human Rights in North Korea(DPRK) Public Hearings (Oct 30 & 31)


Oct 30, 2013

DC Event: Humanitarian Crisis: Impact of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon


Oct 29, 2013

DC Event: Impact of Donor Counter-Terrorism Measures on Principled Humanitarian Action


Oct 28, 2013

United Nations Day


Oct 24, 2013

DC Event: Cash, Food or Vouchers? Evidence from a Four-Country Experimental Study


Oct 23, 2013

World Food Day


Oct 16, 2013

DC Event: Statesman’s Forum with the UN Deputy Secretary-General


Oct 16, 2013

DC Event: Supporting Fragile States: The Role of Inclusive Growth


Oct 11, 2013

DC Event: Climate Change in a Growing, Urbanizing World


Oct 02, 2013

DC Event: World Migration Report Launch


Sep 30, 2013

DC Event: Delivering Success: Scaling Up Solutions for Maternal Health


Sep 23, 2013

International Day of Peace: Education for Peace


Sep 21, 2013

Opening of the 68th session of the General Assembly


Sep 17, 2013

DC Event: Filling the Gap: Inequality Indicators for Post-2015


Sep 16, 2013

International Day of Democracy


Sep 15, 2013

DC Event: Harvesting Peace: Food Security, Conflict, and Cooperation


Sep 12, 2013

DC Event: Myanmar Today and the Challenges Ahead - UNDP Photo Exhibit


Sep 11, 2013

DC Event: Eye on Earth Access for All Coordination Meeting


Sep 03, 2013

International Youth Day


Aug 12, 2013

The Role of Family Planning in Improving Maternal Health


Jul 31, 2013

Nelson Mandela International Day


Jul 18, 2013

DC Event: 2013 Julia Taft Award UNDP


Jul 17, 2013

DC Event: United Nations Diplomacy in Today's Crises


Jul 15, 2013

Malala Day & Youth Summit at the General Assembly


Jul 12, 2013

DC Event: Photography Exhibit: 'Broken Lives' Opening Reception


Jul 10, 2013

DC Event: Can Human Rights Norms Secure Women’s Rights in the MENA Region?


Jul 10, 2013

2013 MDG Report Release


Jul 01, 2013

World Environment Day - Portland, Oregon


Jun 05, 2013

DC Event: The MDG Achievement Fund’s Contribution to Latin American Development


May 30, 2013

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers


May 29, 2013

DC Event: Human Development Report 2013 The Rise of the South


May 22, 2013

DC Event: Aid & International Development Forum


May 21, 2013

DC Event: Network Governance and the Development Potential of Middle-Income Countries


May 16, 2013

DC Event: Lifesaving Efforts of PEPFAR and Commitment of Faith Community


May 14, 2013

DC Event: Building on Progress in Afghanistan: 2014 and Beyond


May 13, 2013

DC Event: Stranded Migrants: A New Challenge for the International Community


May 09, 2013

DC Event: The International Response to Syria's Humanitarian Catastrophe


May 07, 2013

DC Event: Displacement and Migration Policies: Exploring the Interconnections


May 07, 2013

DC Event: Amidst Iraq’s Turmoil: What Can We Do?


May 06, 2013

World Press Freedom Day


May 03, 2013

International Jazz Day


Apr 30, 2013

DC Event: A Conversation on the UN Youth Agenda with Ahmad Alhendawi


Apr 26, 2013

DC Event: Women's Empowerment, Inclusion and the Electoral Process with UN DPA


Apr 25, 2013

World Malaria Day 2013


Apr 25, 2013

DC Event: Trends in Natural Disaster Response with UN OCHA


Apr 22, 2013

Investing in Sanitation – a Conversation with Jan Eliasson & Tony Lake


Apr 19, 2013

Global Voices on Poverty with Ban Ki-moon & Dr. Jim Yong Kim


Apr 19, 2013

Learning For All Ministerial Roundtable with Ban Ki-moon and Gordon Brown


Apr 18, 2013

DC Event: Disaster Risk Reduction and Conflict Prevention w/ Helen Clark, UNDP


Apr 18, 2013

DC Event: Preventing Violent Conflict: How Can Innovative Technologies Aid Peacebuilding?


Apr 12, 2013

DC Event: How The Hague Courts and Tribunals Protect Human Rights


Apr 04, 2013

DC Event: United Nations DPA Mediation Guidance


Apr 02, 2013

Launch of the 2013 Human Development Report


Mar 14, 2013

DC Event: Locating Social Entrepreneurship in the Global South w/ UN Global Compact


Mar 12, 2013

International Women's Day: Preventing Violence Against Women


Mar 08, 2013

DC Event: The Head of the UN Mission in South Sudan at USIP


Mar 08, 2013

DC Event: Annual International Women’s Day Luncheon


Mar 07, 2013

Google+ Hangout with the UN Focal Point on Youth.


Mar 06, 2013

MEDIA AVAILABILITY on the annual INCB report


Mar 05, 2013

The Missing Peace Symposium at USIP: Keynote by UN SRSG on Sexual Violence in Conflict


Feb 14, 2013

Photo Exhibit: "Rebuilding Hope After Pakistan's Floods"


Feb 12, 2013

DC Event: How Society and Security are Changing in an Aging World w/ Jose Miguel Guzman, UNFPA


Jan 30, 2013

International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust


Jan 27, 2013

Secretary-General's Address on Disarmament & Nonproliferation at Monterey Institute


Jan 18, 2013

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visit to Stanford University


Jan 17, 2013

DC Event: What’s Next for Syria: Humanitarian and Political Perspectives


Jan 14, 2013

UN Democracy Fund application period closes


Dec 31, 2012

DC Event: Catalysing Ocean Finance: Transforming Markets to Restore & Protect the Global Ocean


Dec 14, 2012

DC Event: Lessons from Haiti: Innovations in Tracking and Housing IDPs


Dec 13, 2012

Human Rights Day


Dec 10, 2012

DC Event: Development Challenges in the Arab World w/ UNDP


Dec 07, 2012

World AIDS Day


Dec 01, 2012

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women


Nov 25, 2012

UN Democracy Fund application period opens


Nov 15, 2012

Secretary-General to give the George Herbert Walker, Jr. Lecture in at Yale


Nov 13, 2012

UN Washington Fellowship Application Deadline


Oct 31, 2012

DC Event: Combating Narcotics Trafficking in West Africa with UN Special Rep.


Oct 29, 2012

DC Event: The United States and the United Nations: Critical Partners in Peacekeeping


Oct 16, 2012

DC Event: The Sahel Crisis at CSIS with David Gressly, UN Regional Coordinator


Oct 03, 2012

Preventing Injuries During Childbirth w/ UNFPA at Wilson Center


Sep 27, 2012

International Day of Peace


Sep 21, 2012

UN Young Professional Program Application Deadline extended to Sept 19


Sep 19, 2012

67th Session of the UN General Assembly


Sep 18, 2012

International Day of Democracy


Sep 15, 2012

World Humanitarian Day


Aug 19, 2012

XIX International AIDS Conference July 22-27


Jul 22, 2012

DC Event: Africa Human Development Report 2012


Jul 20, 2012

Nelson Mandela International Day


Jul 18, 2012

DC Event: The Global Parliamentary Report


Jul 17, 2012

Deadline for UNIC Washington Fall Internship Program


Jul 15, 2012

Young Professionals Program starts accepting applications


Jul 13, 2012

Rio+20 - UN Conference on Sustainable Development, June 20-22


Jun 20, 2012

World Refugee Day - Kennedy Center Event


Jun 20, 2012

Essay Writing Contest for University Students: Write a speech for the Secretary-General


Jun 15, 2012

DC Event: UN World Urbanization Prospects Report at CSIS


Jun 07, 2012

World Environment Day


Jun 05, 2012

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers


May 29, 2012

International Day for Biological Diversity


May 22, 2012

DC Event: Preventing Genocide and Mass Atrocities w/ Robert Orr


May 22, 2012

DC Event: Crisis in the Horn of Africa and the Sahel W/ Catherine Bragg, OCHA


May 22, 2012

DC Event: The Secretary-General discusses post-conflict situations at CSIS


May 07, 2012

Video Competition: Win a Date with History - Deadline


May 06, 2012

World Press Freedom Day


May 03, 2012

Art for Peace Contest Deadline


Apr 30, 2012

World Malaria Day


Apr 25, 2012

DC Event w/ Ban Ki-moon: Delivering Sustainable Energy for All


Apr 20, 2012

Secretary-General's Google+ Hangout


Apr 10, 2012

International Day for Mine Awareness


Apr 04, 2012

DC Event: The Human Rights Situation in Syria: An Assessment by the UN Independent Commission of Inquiry


Mar 20, 2012

Summer Internship Application Deadline


Mar 15, 2012

DC Event: International Women's Day Luncheon


Mar 14, 2012

IFAD Event with Bill Gates on sustainable agricultural productivity


Feb 23, 2012

51st Session of Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women


Feb 13, 2012

80th Session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination


Feb 13, 2012

World Cancer Day


Feb 04, 2012

International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust


Jan 27, 2012

International expert group on combating violence against indigenous women


Jan 18, 2012

Report of High-level Panel on Global Sustainability


Jan 12, 2012

Security Council: Libya


Dec 22, 2011

Security Council: Abyei, Rwanda, Kosovo, Yemen


Dec 21, 2011

International Human Solidarity Day


Dec 20, 2011

Security Council: Burundi, Middle East


Dec 20, 2011

2011 World Intellectual Property Indicators


Dec 20, 2011

United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation


Dec 19, 2011

Security Council: Afghanistan, Central Asia


Dec 19, 2011

International Migrants Day


Dec 18, 2011

Security Council: Sudan


Dec 16, 2011

Conference on the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF)


Dec 16, 2011

Security Council: Sudan, ICC, Iraq/Kuwait


Dec 15, 2011

International Civil Aviation Day


Dec 07, 2011

Security Council: UNFICYP, BNUB, ICTY, ICTR


Dec 07, 2011

Conference of the Parties of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change


Dec 06, 2011

Security Council: UN Assistance Mission for Iraq


Dec 06, 2011

International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development


Dec 05, 2011

Security Council: Peace and Security in Africa


Dec 05, 2011

Seventh Review Conference of the Biological Weapons Convention


Dec 05, 2011

Russia assumes Security Council presidency


Dec 01, 2011

2012 Report on World Economic Situation and Prospects


Dec 01, 2011

Security Council: Open Debate


Nov 30, 2011

4th High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness


Nov 29, 2011

Security Council: Kosovo, DR Congo, Lebanon


Nov 29, 2011

Security Council: Yemen, Libya


Nov 28, 2011

International Day for the Elimination of Violence


Nov 25, 2011

Security Council: “New Challenges to Security"


Nov 23, 2011

International Day of Tolerance


Nov 16, 2011

Security Council: Bosnia and Herzegovina


Nov 16, 2011

World Diabetes Day


Nov 14, 2011

NY Event: "The right to development at 25"


Nov 08, 2011

UN Global Pulse


Nov 08, 2011

Security Council: MONUSCO


Nov 08, 2011

DC Event: Human Rights and the Arab Awakening


Nov 04, 2011

NY Event: The Impact of Aid for Trade


Nov 04, 2011

Press Conference: World's Population Reaching 7 Billion


Oct 31, 2011

Security Council: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding


Oct 31, 2011

“Agricultural cooperatives: A means to achieving food security”


Oct 31, 2011

Kansas City Event: UN Day Dinner


Nov 01, 2011

Portugal assumes the Security Council Presidency


Nov 01, 2011

Secretary-General meets Greek Cypriot/Turkish Cypriot leaders


Oct 30, 2011

DC Event: Legal Issues Facing the United Nations


Oct 28, 2011

Security Council: Women and Peace and Security


Oct 28, 2011

World Day for Audiovisual Heritage


Oct 27, 2011

Security Council: Somalia


Oct 27, 2011

Security Council: Côte d’Ivoire, Libya, Western Sahara


Oct 26, 2011

Security Council: Middle East


Oct 24, 2011

World Development Information Day


Oct 24, 2011

UN Day


Oct 24, 2011

NY Event: Implementation of Security Council Res. 1325


Oct 24, 2011

High-Level Forum on Global Geospatial Information Management


Oct 24, 2011

Conference on Convention against Corruption


Oct 24, 2011

NY Event: International Year of Quinoa


Oct 24, 2011

Security Council holds elections


Oct 21, 2011

Security Council: Côte d’Ivoire


Oct 20, 2011

Event: “Human Rights in Central Africa: Challenges and Opportunities”


Oct 20, 2011

Security Council: Gulf of Guinea


Oct 19, 2011

Event: “Women of African Descent”


Oct 19, 2011

DC Event: "United Nations Peacekeeping Operations: Fit for Purpose?”


Oct 18, 2011

“Working together to increase the development impact of aid”


Oct 18, 2011

UNDP's Helen Clark visits Mongolia


Oct 18, 2011

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty


Oct 17, 2011

Security Council: Democratic Republic of the Congo


Oct 17, 2011

Security Council: International Security Assistance Force


Oct 12, 2011

Women’s International Forum


Oct 12, 2011

3G Global Green Forum


Oct 11, 2011

“Role of Regional Organizations and Institutions on the Protection of Children from Violence”


Oct 11, 2011

“Energy for All – Financing Access for the Poor”


Oct 10, 2011

World Mental Health Day


Oct 10, 2011

“Women’s access to justice”


Oct 10, 2011

“The role of governments in protecting conflict-affected children”


Oct 10, 2011

“NEPAD and the MDGs: Progress, Challenges and the Way Forward"


Oct 07, 2011

Economic and Social Council Session


Oct 06, 2011

World Teachers’ Day


Oct 05, 2011

World Space Week


Oct 04, 2011

World Habitat Day


Oct 03, 2011

NY Event: “Cities and Climate Change”


Oct 03, 2011

International Day of Older Persons


Oct 01, 2011

Nigeria assumes Security Council Presidency


Oct 01, 2011

International Day of Non-Violence


Sep 30, 2011

Security Council: Afghanistan and Sudan


Sep 29, 2011

Fifth Committee Meeting


Sep 29, 2011

World Maritime Day


Sep 29, 2011

Special Meeting: Tenth Anniversary of Security Council Resolution 1373 (2001)


Sep 28, 2011

Ministerial Meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)


Sep 27, 2011

Security Council: Middle East


Sep 27, 2011

World Tourism Day


Sep 27, 2011

“Group of Friends” on Myanmar


Sep 27, 2011

Security Council: Libya


Sep 26, 2011

World Heart Day


Sep 25, 2011

Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77


Sep 23, 2011

Conference of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty


Sep 23, 2011

Mini-Summit on Somalia


Sep 23, 2011

“Empowering Rural Women for Food and Nutrition Security”


Sep 22, 2011

High-level Meeting: Nuclear Safety and Security


Sep 22, 2011

Meeting: Preventing and Responding to Sexual Violence in Conflict


Sep 22, 2011

High-level Meeting: Preventive Diplomacy


Sep 22, 2011

Secretary-General Addresses the General Assembly


Sep 21, 2011

State Luncheon at UN Headquarters


Sep 21, 2011

International Day of Peace


Sep 21, 2011

High-level Meeting: Libya


Sep 20, 2011

“Addressing desertification, land degradation and drought”


Sep 20, 2011

Francophonie Meeting


Sep 20, 2011

High-level Event: “Every woman, every child”


Sep 20, 2011

United Nations Private Sector Forum 2011


Sep 20, 2011

Food and Nutrition Conference


Sep 20, 2011

High-level Meeting: Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases


Sep 19, 2011

DC Event: Discussion on the work of the UN Political Office with Somalia


Sep 19, 2011

“Women’s Political Participation-Making Gender Equality in Politics a Reality”


Sep 19, 2011

High-level Symposium: International Counter-Terrorism Cooperation


Sep 19, 2011

Int'l Day for the Protection and Preservation of the Ozone Layer


Sep 16, 2011

Security Council: Somalia and Haiti


Sep 16, 2011

2011 MDG Gap Task Force Report launch


Sep 16, 2011

Security Council: Liberia and Dept. of Political Affairs


Sep 15, 2011

International Day of Democracy


Sep 15, 2011

Press Conference: Non-communicable Diseases


Sep 15, 2011

NY Event: Peace Bell Ceremony


Sep 15, 2011

“A World of 7 billion people: Meeting the Challenges and Seizing the Opportunities”


Sep 14, 2011

Press Conference: Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict


Sep 14, 2011

Global Conversation with the Secretary-General


Sep 13, 2011

“South-South Migration Cooperation”


Sep 13, 2011

Security Council: Liberia


Sep 13, 2011

Roll Back Malaria Partnership Report Launch


Sep 13, 2011

Opening of the 66th session of the General Assembly


Sep 13, 2011

2011 Global Amphetamine-type Stimulants Assessment Launch


Sep 13, 2011

2011 Nansen Refugee Award Announcement


Sep 13, 2011

NY Event: Sustainable Development


Sep 12, 2011

Secretary-General attends General Assembly Prayer Service


Sep 12, 2011

Security Council: Sierra Leone


Sep 12, 2011

Group of Least Developed Countries


Sep 12, 2011

“Children and Justice During and in the Aftermath of Armed Conflict”


Sep 12, 2011

Committee on Rights of Migrant Workers


Sep 12, 2011

UNICEF Executive Board Regular Session


Sep 12, 2011

Human Rights Council begins 18th session


Sep 12, 2011

NY Event: Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of September 11


Sep 09, 2011

International Atomic Energy Agency’s 2011 Scientific Forum


Sep 09, 2011

International Literacy Day


Sep 08, 2011

Secretary-General addresses the University of Sydney


Sep 08, 2011

Security Council: Sudan and South Sudan


Sep 08, 2011

Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities


Sep 07, 2011

The Secretary-General visits Australia


Sep 07, 2011

NY Event: “Can we make a green future a reality? It can be done”


Sep 07, 2011

Security Council: Iran and Cyprus


Sep 07, 2011

The Secretary-General visits New Zealand


Sep 06, 2011

UNCTAD launches the 2011 Trade and Development Report


Sep 06, 2011

2011 Session of Executive Board of UNDP, UNFPA, UNOPS


Sep 06, 2011

“Prioritizing the Action Plan of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty”


Sep 01, 2011

Offices closed: Eid al-Fitr Holiday


Aug 31, 2011

Security Council: Interim Force in Lebanon


Aug 30, 2011

International Day Against Nuclear Tests


Aug 29, 2011

Security Council: Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo


Aug 29, 2011

World Humanitarian Day


Aug 19, 2011

Capitol Hill Event: Gaza Summer Games Photo Exhibit


Aug 05, 2011

Security Council: Briefing on program of work for the month


Aug 02, 2011

Conference on Disarmament


Aug 02, 2011

India assumes Security Council presidency


Aug 01, 2011

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf


Aug 01, 2011

Open-ended Working Group on Aging


Aug 01, 2011

International Day of Friendship


Jul 30, 2011

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)


Jul 29, 2011

World Hepatitis Day


Jul 28, 2011

UNA/Better World Campaign Event: 2011 DRC Elections


Jul 22, 2011

Security Council: UNAMID


Jul 22, 2011

Security Council: Somalia and Eritrea


Jul 21, 2011

Security Council: Climate Change


Jul 20, 2011

Security Council: UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI)


Jul 19, 2011

Washington Event: Rafah - Crossing Physical and Diplomatic Barriers


Jul 19, 2011

WTO Global Review of Aid for Trade


Jul 19, 2011

Security Council: Côte d'Ivoire (UNOCI)


Jul 18, 2011

Nelson Mandela International Day


Jul 18, 2011

UNITAR Seminar on International Trade Law and Policy


Jul 18, 2011

Third Global Review of Aid for Trade


Jul 18, 2011

World Day for International Justice


Jul 17, 2011

Security Council: UNRCCA


Jul 15, 2011

Security Council: DPA and IAEA


Jul 14, 2011

Security Council: Sudan


Jul 13, 2011

Security Council: Children and Armed Conflict


Jul 12, 2011

United Nations Board of Auditors


Jul 12, 2011

Security Council: Libya


Jul 11, 2011

World Population Day


Jul 11, 2011

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)


Jul 11, 2011

Preparatory Committee for the UN Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty


Jul 11, 2011

The Secretary-General attends South Sudan's independence ceremony


Jul 09, 2011

The Secretary-General arrives in Juba


Jul 08, 2011

Economic Development in Africa 2011 Report


Jul 07, 2011

2011 Millennium Development Goals Report Launch


Jul 07, 2011

Small Arms Survey


Jul 06, 2011

Millennium Development Goals Report 2011 Briefing


Jul 06, 2011

The Secretary-General arrives in Spain


Jul 06, 2011

Progress of the World’s Women: In Pursuit of Justice Report


Jul 06, 2011

Security Council: July Program of Work


Jul 05, 2011

World Economic and Social Survey


Jul 05, 2011

UNIC Director speaks at "Human Rights on the Hill"


Jun 30, 2011

Women’s International Forum


Jun 29, 2011

Security Council: MONUSCO, UNDOF, UNIOGBIS


Jun 28, 2011

National Leadership Speaker Series Conference at the National Press Club


Jun 28, 2011

Thematic Debate on Global Governance


Jun 28, 2011

UN Meeting in Support of the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process


Jun 28, 2011

Security Council: Libya


Jun 27, 2011

UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women Meeting


Jun 27, 2011

Security Council: UNODC


Jun 24, 2011

World Drug Report 2011 is launched


Jun 23, 2011

Security Council: Liberia


Jun 23, 2011

Security Council: Middle East


Jun 23, 2011

International Widow’s Day


Jun 23, 2011

United Nations Public Service Day


Jun 23, 2011

Security Council: Iraq and Kuwait


Jun 22, 2011

New York Event: "Sustainable Sanitation: 5 Year Drive to 2015"


Jun 21, 2011

Security Council: Somalia and piracy


Jun 21, 2011

Security Council: Sudan


Jun 20, 2011

World Refugee Day


Jun 20, 2011

Security Council: Al-Qaida, the Taliban and associated individuals and entities


Jun 17, 2011

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought


Jun 17, 2011

The Secretary-General begins an official visit to Brazil


Jun 16, 2011

Security Council: Africa Union Peacekeeping


Jun 16, 2011

Security Council: Libya and AU Ad Hoc Committee


Jun 15, 2011

World Blood Donor Day


Jun 14, 2011

The Secretary-General begins an official visit to Uruguay


Jun 14, 2011

Security Council: Cyprus


Jun 13, 2011

States Parties to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea


Jun 13, 2011

The Secretary-General begins an official visit to Argentina.


Jun 13, 2011

Delivering Quality Antenatal Care in Low Resource Settings


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