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: October 24, 2019

The NGO Committee on the Family New York invites you to attend

Tipping the Scales: Balancing Family & Work

Thursday, October 24th, 2019, at 1:15PM

Location: Baha’i International Community Offices, 866 UN Plaza

Please RSVP to attend at https://forms.gle/yWKU8cg6E6NjmRdGA

Please join us for presentations by

Scott Behson

Professor of Management, Fairleigh Dickinson University

Erica Komisar

Clinical Social Worker, Therapist & Author,  New York City

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Recent Meetings

Open Meeting: May 16, 2019

The NGO Committee on the Family New York invites you to attend

REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE: A FAMILY AFFAIR

For the International Day of the Family

Thursday, May 16th, 1:15-2:45 PM

Baha’i International Community Offices, 866 United Nations Plaza

Speaker

REV. DOUGLAS LEONARD
United Nations Representative, World Council of Churches

Please bring government-issued photo identification and allow time to check in with security.

Please RSVP to attend at https://bit.ly/2VNdAMl.

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Open Meeting: April 18, 2019

The NGO Committee on the Family New York invites you to attend

LOSS IN THE FAMILY

Thursday, April 18th • 1:15 – 2:45 PM

Church Center, 10 th Floor Conference Room • 777 United Nations Plaza

Please join us for presentations by the

International Council of Psychologists (ICP) Graduate Interns

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Open Meeting: March 12, 2019

The NGO Committee on the Family New York and LDS Charities invites you to attend
GENDER EMPOWERMENT STARTS AT HOME
A Parallel Event of the 63 rd Commission on the Status of Women

Tuesday, March 12th • 10:30AM–12PM

Yerevan Hall, Armenian Convention Center • 630 Second Avenue

Please join us for presentations by
PROFESSOR CHRISTIA SPEARS BROWN

Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, and author of Parenting Beyond Pink and Blue:

How to Raise Your Kids Free of Gender Stereotypes

and

PROFESSOR KYLE PRUETT

Department of Psychology, Yale School of Medicine, and author of Fatherneed: Why Father Care is

as Essential as Mother Care to Your Child.

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