Bringing NGO Committee on the Family expertise to the United Nations.

The NGO Committee on the Family-NY is part of the Conference of NonGovermental Committees (CoNGO). Through CoNGO, the Committee on the Family participates in United Nations debates and decision-making. The committee works cooperatively with other NGOs on substantive issues and also brings expertise to government discussions at the UN.

Next Meeting

Open Meeting: International Day of Families

The Impact of Migration on Family Structure and Functioning

1:15-2:30 PM, Thursday, May 18– Click through for speaker information.

Conference Room 11 – UN Campus

The UN NGO Committee on the Family, NY invites you to attend our program “Parents’ Role in Helping their Children Thrive” celebrating the International Day of Families (IDF).  We are grateful for the sponsorship of the Mission of Samoa. Click through for RSVP and program information.    […]

Recent Meetings

Open Meeting: April 27, 2017

The Impact of Migration on Family Structure and Functioning

1:15-2:45PM, Thursday,April 27 – Click through for speaker information.

Hardin Room (11th Floor), Church Center, 777 United Nations Plaza

Additionally, at the beginning of the program we will hold our elections, To vote you need to be a paid member. You can pay for your $25 membership dues via Paypal here. Only one member per NGO can vote.

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Open Meeting: February 23, 2017

The Importance of Fathers in the Family

 

 

1:15-2:45PM, Thursday, February 23

Hardin Room (11th Floor), Church Center, 777 United Nations Plaza

 

Dr. Anderson J. Franklin, Professor of Psychology and Education, Boston College, author of “From Brotherhood to Manhood” […]

Open Meeting: January 26, 2017

Hand in Hand: Parental Rights and Responsibilities in Their Child’s Education

What role do parents and families play in education? What are the different options available to families? How can we promote collaboration to ensure that […]