InterAction Forum 2018

June 12, 2018-  June 14, 2018 in Washington, DC

Event Description:

Engage with fellow attendees from NGOs as well as business, government and academic sectors at the largest annual gathering of international development and humanitarian professionals.

The InterAction Forum delivers a stimulating environment to forge common solutions to pressing global challenges.

Social Media Strategies:

#InterActionForum

Registration: 

https://www.interaction.org/forum/attend

 

 

Girls Not Brides 2nd Global Meeting (GNB)

June 25, 2018 – June 27, 2018

Event Description:

Girls Not Brides will convene the largest ever meeting of advocates committed to ending child marriage. It will be a unique opportunity to connect, learn, be inspired and achieve our common goal: allowing every girl, everywhere, to fulfill her potential.

Social Media Strategies:

#EndChildMarriage

https://www.facebook.com/GirlsNotBrides/

Registration:

There will be opportunities for Girls Not Brides members and partners, as well as others, to take part in the Global Meeting through social media and online opportunities.

https://www.girlsnotbrides2018.org/dailydigest

 

High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2018

July 9, 2018 – July 18, 2018

Event Description:

The meeting of high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2018 will be convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council from Monday, July 9, to Wednesday, July 18, 2018; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Monday, July 16, 2018 to Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

The theme will be “Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies”. The set of goals will be reviewed in depths, including Goal 17.

Social Media Strategies:

#HLPF2018 #HLPF

Registration:

https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf/2018/registration

 

Democracy Day 

September 15, 2018

Event Description:

The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Democracy is held to raise public awareness about democracy. Various activities and events are held around the world to promote democracy.

Social Media Strategies:

#DemocracyDay

 

73rd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 73)

September 18, 2018 – October 5, 2018 in New York City, New York

Event Description:

The General Assembly is one of the six main organs of the United Nations, the only one in which all Member States have equal representation: one nation, one vote. All 193 Member States of the United Nations are represented in this unique forum to discuss and work together on a wide array of international issues covered by the UN Charter, such as development, peace and security, international law, etc.

Social Media Strategies:

#UNGA73 #UNGA

Watch The Eventhttp://webtv.un.org/

 

 

G20 Argentina 2018

Event Description:

The Group of Twenty (G20) is a leading forum of the world’s major economies that seek to develop global policies to address today’s most pressing challenges. G20 members represent all inhabited continents, 85 percent of global economic output, two-thirds of the world’s population, and 75 percent of international trade.

G20 policy-making is enriched by the participation of key international organizations regularly invited to G20 meetings, guest countries invited at the president’s discretion, and engagement groups composed of different sectors civil society.

Information:

https://www.g20.org/en

Social Media Strategies:

#G20argentina #G20

 

COP24 

December 3, 2018 – December 14, 2018, in Katowice Poland

Event Description:

COP24 is the informal name for the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It consists of the representatives of the Parties to the Convention. The COP takes decisions which are necessary to endure the effective implementation of the provisions of the Convention and regularly reviews the implementation of these provisions.

Information:

http://cop24.gov.pl/

Social Media Strategies:

#COP24

 

16 Days of Activism 

November 25, 2018 – December 10, 2018

Event Description:

From November 25, The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to December 10, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the world. The theme for this year is “Leave No One Behind: End Violence against Women and Girls”- reflecting the core principle of the trans-formative 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Information/Registration:

http://www.unwomen.org/en/what-we-do/ending-violence-against-women/take-action/16-days-of-activism

Social Media Strategies:

#16DaysOfActivism

https://www.facebook.com/16DaysCampaign

 

 

Human Rights Day 

December 10, 2018

Event Description:

This year, Human Rights Day kicks off a year-long campaign to mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document that proclaimed the inalienable rights which everyone is inherently entitled to as a human being- regardless of race, color, religion, sex, language, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status.

Social Media Strategies:

#HumanRightsDay