Events 2012

Past Event: “Dialogue on UN operational activities for development: Preparations for the 2012 QCPR”

  June 8-9 Retreat at Tarrytown, New York This retreat was the third event sponsored by the President of the General Assembly, H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser (picture), the UN Department for Economic and Social Affairs, and FES New York to more »

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Past Event: A Global Shared Societies Agenda

22 April, 2012, International Monetary Fund Headquarters, HQ2 Room 01-280, Washington, DC For the 2012 meetings of the IMF and World Bank, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Club de Madrid and Center of Concern built upon our April and September 2011 conferences at more »

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Past Event: “Dialogue on UN operational Activities for Development: Funding of UN operational Activities for Development”

29 March, 2012, 9:30 am – 1:00 pm, Permanent Mission of Indonesia to the United Nations, 325 East 38th St., New York In the fall of 2012 the UN General Assembly conducts the quadrennial comprehensive policy review (QCPR) of UN more »

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Past Event: “Revisiting the Work of the UN Security Council of 2011 – Looking Back to Move Ahead”

16 March, 2012, 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm, Security Council Report, One Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza, 21st Floor, New York This half-day long workshop that FES New York organized at the “Security Council Report” was a stock-taking exercise of the Council’s more »

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Past Event: “Expert Group Meeting on Practical Transfer Pricing Issues for Developing Countries”

14 March 2012, 9:30 am – 6:30 pm, UNHQ-North Lawn Building, Conference Room 1, New York The Financing for Development Office (FfDO) of UN-DESA and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) New York were jointly organizing an Expert Group Meeting on “Practical Transfer more »

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Past Event: “Dialogue on UN operational Activities for Development: Emerging Issues in UN Development Operations”

13 February, 2012, 9:30 am – 1:00 pm, Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, One Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza, 21st Floor, New York In the fall of 2012 the UN General Assembly conducts the quadrennial comprehensive policy review (QCPR) more »

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Past Event – “Transition in the Arab World: Poor-People Power for Peace, Democracy and Progress”

1 February 2012, 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm, UNHQ-North Lawn Building, New York, Conference Room 4, New York In response to the economic crises of recent years, CSOs from Africa, South East Asia and the Middle East have been engaged more »

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Past Event – “Commission for Social Development Civil Society Forum”

31 January 2012, 10:00 am – 4:45 pm, UNHQ-North Lawn Building, Conference Room 3, New York Each year the NGO Committee conducts a Forum, based on the theme to be addressed by the UN Commission for Social Development at its more »

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Past Event – “Reception for Speakers and Bureau – Prior to the 50th Commission for Social Development”

30 January 2012, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm; Bahá’í International, 866 United Nations Plaza, Suite 120, New York On the eve of the 50th Commission for Social Development, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and NGO Committee for Social Development hosted a more »

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