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

United Nations Foundation’s We the Peoples Dinner

November 20, 2019 | New York, NY

An evening to celebrate global leadership. The United Nations Foundation Global Leadership Dinner has for more than 20 years been a unique occasion recognizing extraordinary individuals and organizations who work to further the purposes of the United Nations, and to advance causes of impact and value to the global community to help build a better world.

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Past Events

Humanitarian Energy Conference 2019

July 31, 2019

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

Girl Up Leadership Summit 2019

July 15, 2019

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

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.