NGO Briefing Calendar
Click below for the most updated information on the 2013 Fall/Winter Briefing Season.
CALENDAR First Briefing: 3 October
Issues before the General Assembly and the Post 2015 Development Agenda
High Level Meetings of the 68th Session (2013)
Disability and development : "The way forward: a disability inclusive development agenda towards 2015 and beyond"
24 September -
General Debate *
High-level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament
High-level dialogue on international migration and development
Access to UN Complex During the General Debate
23 September -
* Due to increased security, NGO Badge holders will not be able to access the UN security perimeter, starting on 2nd Avenue. Because of the relocation of the General Assembly Hall, there will be no tickets to attend the General Debate as the space is very limited. NGO Representatives are invited to follow the Debate via UN Multimedia and UNTV.
High-level side events at the 68th Session of the United Nations General Assembly
Non Communicable Diseases and Disability: Creating synergies, reducing inequalities, advancing development
This side event will demonstrate the nexus between Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and disability and examine how health systems can be reoriented and reinforced to ensure equitable access to high quality care for persons with disabilities and with NCDs.
Human rights achievements, shortcomings and the way forward
An interactive event to mark the 20th Anniversary of the adoption on the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action (VDPA) by the World Conference on Human Rights in June 1993 in Vienna, Austria.