UNITED NATIONS CIVIL SOCIETY CONFERENCE

The 68th United Nations Civil Society Conference will take place from 26-28 August 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. The conference, organized by DGC with civil society (NGO Executive Committee) as the lead partner, is hosted by the City of Salt Lake.

HIGH-LEVEL POLITICAL FORUM ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

9-16 July 2019 – New York, NY
The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2019 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, will be held from Tuesday, 9 July, to Thursday, 18 July 2019; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Tuesday, 16 July, to Thursday, 18 July 2019.

RIGHT TO INFORMATION LAWS: WHERE DO WE STAND?

Public access to information is an important driver of sustainable development. Accurate facts and figures are needed to ensure education for all, to foster inclusive economic progress, or to better protect the environment. Therefore, the right to access information has been included in the United Nation’s Agenda 2030 as target 16.10 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs), highlighting its significance for positive change and a better future for all.

ELECTIONS, PUBLIC CONTRACTING AND OPEN GOVERNANCE

13 March 2019 – Johannesburg, South Africa
Article 19, the Right 2 Know Campaign, Hivos and the Campaign for Freedom of Information invite you to attend a discussion on the on three key issues for sustainable development in Africa.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE: CLAIMING CIVIC SPACE TOGETHER

4-5 March 2019 – Copenhagen, Denmark
Global Focus and members are inviting civil society actors, governments and the private sector from around the world to the two-day international conference: “Claiming Civic Space Together – Joint strategies to ensure development and humanitarian action”

AIDEX 2018 BRUSSELS

14-15 Nov 2018, Brussels, Belgium
Now in its 8th year, AidEx is established as the leading platform for the international aid and development community to come together and improve the efficiency of aid.