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: November 30, 2017

The NGO Committee on the Family – New York invites you to attend our event, Fathers Be Good To Your Daughters: Nurturing and Empowering the Greatness of Every Young Woman, on Thursday, Nov. 30th, at 1:15PM in United Nations Conference Room 12, sponsored by the Permanent Mission of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.

We kindly request that you RSVP by Monday, Nov. 27th using this link. If you do not have a valid UN grounds pass, please make sure to indicate this in your RSVP; we will send out instructions for how to attend closer to the event.

Please save the date for our December meeting! We will be enjoying reflections and discussions on family and holiday traditions with a traditional treat potluck on Thursday, December 14th.

Recent Meetings

Open Meeting: October 26, 2017

Culture and Family on Interpretation of Art:
1:15-2:30 PM, Thursday, October 26

Hardin Room, Church Center

The NGO Committee on the Family, NY invites you to attend our program “Culture and Family on Interpretation of Art: A Case […]

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 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.    […]

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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