67TH UNDPI/NGO CONFERENCE: “WE THE PEOPLES: TOGETHER FINDING GLOBAL SOLUTIONS TO GLOBAL PROBLEMS.”

#5The United Nations Department of Information and Non-governmental Organizations relations held its 67th annual conference at the UN Headquarters in New York, from 12 – 13 August, 2018. The theme for the 2018 conference was “We the Peoples: Together Finding Global Solutions to Global Problems.” The conference attracted about 2000 young and not so young representatives from over 300 Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) representing about 80 countries. Also present at the conference to discuss issues of global concern were officials from the UN system, academia, members of the media, public opinion makers and so on.

The DPI/NGO conference offers NGOs an opportunity to put a global perspective on specific issues.  Focus of the 2018 conference was on fostering multilateralism in addressing global challenges. The 2019 UN DPI/NGO conference will take place in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

Learn more:

Click HERE to read more about the 67th DPI/NGO conference.

The outcome document: https://bit.ly/2wPwynH

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