Calendar – Opening of the UN General Assembly

13-26 September 2016– Calendar of events at the opening of the UN General Assembly

See below for an overview of civil society events scheduled for and around the opening of the UN General Assembly. If you would like to add other activities to the calendar, please fill-out the form at the bottom of the page. To view the agenda for official UN meetings, please see here.

13-26 September All Day UNHQ Opening of 71st Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 71) UN
14 September 14:00- 18:00 UN Church Center – 2nd Floor SDG16 and Access to Justice: An Interactive Dialogue on national policy Transparency, Accountability & Participation (TAP) Network, Open Society Foundations, Namati, International Legal Foundation and American Bar Association – Rule of Law Initiative
15-16 September All Day Hilton, Midtown 2016 Summit: Global Open Data for Agriculture & Nutrition (GODAN) GODAN
18 September All Day Downtown Global Day of Action for Refugees #WelcomeHere
18 September 8:00-10:00 Westin, Grand Central Accountability for Success in Reaching the SDGs and Global Strategy Goals The partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Independent Accounbility Panel, Countdown to 2030, WHO
18 September 18:00-21:00 Westin, Grand Central Leveraging the SDGs for Inclusive Growth: Delivering Access to Justice for All Open Society Foundations and Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development
18-19 September All Day 92 Street Y Social Good Summit Mashable, UN Foundation, 92Y
19 September All Day UNHQ UNGA High-Level Meeting on Refugees and Migrants UN
19 September 10:00-14:00 Roger Smith Hotel Action for Sustainable Development Workshop: Civil society delivering the SDGs & Paris Climate Commitments Action for Sustainable Development
19 September 9:30-12:30 Scandanavia House Sustainable Development Benefits of the 1.5°C Temperature Limit of the Paris Agreement Climate Analytics
19 September 10:00-11:30 One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Retooling Adolescent Girl Programming: Resources for Intentional Program Design Population Council
19 September 12:00-13:00 Apella Event Space Scaling up Nutrition Network/Gain/WFP/Every Woman Every Child Gain, Woman Every Child, World Food Programme
19 September 14:00-17:00 Roger Smith Hotel Leaving No One Behind: Delivering on the promise Leave No One Behind Partnership (CIVICUS, Development Initiatives, Project Everyone)
19 September 18:00-20:00 Scandanavia House Leave No One Behind Evening Reception Leave No One Behind Partnership (CIVICUS, Development Initiatives, Project Everyone)
19-25 September All Day New York City Climate Week Climate Group
20 September 13:15-14:45 UNHQ – CR3 EATx UNGA 2016 “Urban Food Systems: The Nutrition Challenge EAT Foundation and The Permanent Mission of Norway to the United Nations
20 September 15:45-20:00 Baker & Mckenzie Scaling the Clean Economy: Using Better Energy, Better Climate Group
20 September 17:00-19:00 Westin Hotel, Grand Central Real Choices, Real Lives: Ten Years On Plan International
21 September All Day UNHQ UN Paris Climate Agreement: Toward Entry into Force UN
21 September All Day UNHQ Solutions-Summit UN-NGLS, UN Foundation, Global innovation Exchange
21 September 9:00-11:00 Ford Foundation Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, CIVICUS
21 September 13:15-14:30 UNHQ Making Every Woman & Girl Count: Closing the Gender Data Gaps for SDGs Monitoring and Accountability UN Women, the Gates Foundation and Data2X
21 September 17:30-19:00 The Roosevelt Hotel The SDGs and country implementation: Navigating between international needs and local realities CEPEI, Paris 21, Southern Voice
21-22 September All Day Columbia University International Conference on Sustainable Development The Earth Institute, Sustainable Development Solutions Network
22 September 9:00-11:30 Ford Foundation Harnessing the Data Revolution for Climate Resilience World Resources Institute
22 September 9:30-12:45 Scandanavia House High-Level Dialogue on Climate, Peace & Security in the Global Goals Partnership for Change, Citizens’ Climate Lobby Scandinavia House
22 September 13:15-14:30 UNHQ, ECOSOC Chamber Pathways to Zero Hunger FAO, IFAD, WFP, EOSG, UN Global Compact
22 September 15:00-17:00 Scandinavia House ACCESS to GOOD Coalition Strategy Session The Geoversiv Foundation, Citizens’ Climate Lobby, IAAI, Lucid Frontiers
22 September 16:00-18:30 325 Park Avenue, New York Putting People First: Community-led Development The Hunger Project and the Movement for Community-led Development
23 September 9:30-11:00 UNHQ Room 2 SDGs Coming to Life UNDP
23 September 13:15-14:45 CR-2 UNHQ Leaving No One Behind: Agents of Change for Achieving Goal 5 and the 2030 Agenda Togetether for Girls, The Working Group on Girls, UN Women, Global Affairs Canada
23 September 13:00-15:00 866 United Nations Plaza Suite 120 NGO Major Group Meeting NGO Major Group
24 September All Day Central Park Global Citizen Festival Global Citizen



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