Events

We put on around 150 events a year, drawing upwards of 7,500 participants from all over the world and all walks of life. These events take place from Addis Ababa to Austin, Delhi to Washington, D.C. They include private roundtables for high-level UN officials and Member States to grassroots gatherings on Capitol Hill and energetic festivals like the Social Good Summit and our annual Global Leadership Dinner. We connect, convene, and empower people who care about creating positive change in the world and want to help the UN advance global progress for all.

Upcoming Events

Girl Up Leadership Summit 2019

July 15 - 17, 2019 | Washington, D.C.

From July 15-17, 2019 more than 400 passionate youth advocates from around the world will gather for the 8th annual …

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Humanitarian Energy Conference 2019

Jul 31 - Aug 1, 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Humanitarian Energy Conference (HEC) is a new global event that convenes the broad community of actors and initiatives worldwide …

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Past Events

Local Innovators – Global Impact: UN Solutions Summit Nairobi

June 13, 2019

The UN Solutions Summit is a catalytic initiative that surfaces innovators who are creating and advancing solutions for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and connects them with ecosystems of support that can accelerate their impact.

UNA-USA 2019 Global Leadership Summit

June 9, 2019

It matters now more than ever that we make our voices heard to protect the vital work of the United …

High Risk, High Reward: The Challenge of Reporting from CAR

June 6, 2019

The Central African Republic is considered one of the world’s most dangerous places, especially if you’re a child. In March, NBC News aired a series of pieces focused on the dangers children face in the Central African Republic (CAR).