Events

Past Event: “The UN Secretary-General We Deserve – Towards an Open and Transparent Selection”

March 30, 2016 United Nations Conference Building, New York As a new UN Secretary-General has to be selected this year, for the first time in history, the General Assembly (GA) will hold hearings with candidates. To discuss these and other more »

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Past Event: UNCTAD G77 Lecture Series on Development Issues: “Preparing for the Financing for Development Forum”

March 8, 2016 ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations HQ, New York The New York Office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is pleased to team up with UNCTAD to organize a series of workshops on development issues geared to the interests of G77 Member more »

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Past Event: UNCTAD G77 Lecture Series on Development Issues: “Preparing for the Financing for Development Forum”

March 8, 2016 ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations HQ, New York The New York Office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is pleased to team up with UNCTAD to organize a series of workshops on development issues geared to the interests of G77 Member more »

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Past event: “Monopoly on the Use of Force 2.0? Implications for the International Order”

March 10, 2016 The Church Center for the United Nations, New York In December 2014, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung launched a Global Reflection Group on “A monopoly for the use of force 2.0? Is there a need for new peace and security more »

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Past Event: Civil Society Forum

February 1-2, 2016 United Nations Headquarters, New York On the occasion of the 54th session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD), FES New York co-organized a two-day forum for civil society representatives that aimed to prepare civil society participants more »

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Past Event: “Can Elected Members Make a Difference in the UN Security Council? Australia’s Experience in 2013-2014”

January 22, 2016 Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations The power balance between permanent and elected members of the UN Security Council continues to be a divisive issue. To bring various viewpoints together, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung office in New more »

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Past Event: “From Goals to Implementation: Growth, Inclusiveness, and Trajectories”

December 1, 2015 United Nations Headquarters, New York Hosted by the World Bank Group and the New York Office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, this event featured an address by Nobel Laureate Professor A. Michael Spence, and World Bank Group Corporate Secretary more »

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Past Event: “From Goals to Implementation: Growth, Inclusiveness, and Trajectories”

December 1, 2015 United Nations Headquarters, New York Hosted by the World Bank Group and the New York Office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, this event featured an address by Nobel Laureate Professor A. Michael Spence, and World Bank Group Corporate Secretary more »

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Past Event: “Utilizing the United Nations Guiding Principles (UNGPs) in the context of extractive industries – Benefits and challenges”

November 18, 2015 Palais des Nations, Room XXIV, Geneva The FES offices of Geneva and New York, together with the Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA), co-hosted a Side Event on the occasion of the Fourth Forum of Business and Human more »

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Past Event: “Utilizing the United Nations Guiding Principles (UNGPs) in the context of extractive industries – Benefits and challenges”

November 18, 2015 Palais des Nations, Room XXIV, Geneva The FES offices of Geneva and New York, together with the Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA), co-hosted a Side Event on the occasion of the Fourth Forum of Business and Human more »

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