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.

Open Meeting: May 27, 2021

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

Playful Learning Landscapes

Thursday, May 28, 2021, 1 – 2PM EDT (New York Time)

Please join us for presentations by
Dr. Brenna Hassinger-Das
Pace University

A recording of this session is on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PU6F5e58on4

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Open Meeting: March 25, 2021

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He For She at Home: Gender Equality and the Family
A Parallel Event of NGOCSW65

Thursday, March 25, 2021, 1 – 2:30 PM EDT (New York Time)

Please join us for presentations by

Dr. Carolyn Pape Cowan & Dr. Philip A. Cowan

Carolyn Pape Cowan, PhD is Adjunct Psychology Professor, Emerita, UC Berkeley. Philip A. Cowan, PhD is Psychology Professor, Emeritus, UC Berkeley. Together, they co-directed three longitudinal intervention studies of how family relationships affect children’s adaptation.

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Open Meeting: February 25, 2021

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Adverse Childhood Events: Protecting, Preventing, Healing

Thursday, February 25, 2021, 1 – 2PM EDT (New York Time)

Please join us for presentations by:

Silvia Mazzarelli, Coordinator for Latin America and the Caribbean
Global Network of Religions for Children (GNRC)
Arigatou International;

Dr. Amanda Costello
University of Delaware

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Open Meeting: November 19, 2020

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Families Coping with COVID: Challenges & Opportunities in Child Welfare

Thursday, November 19th, 2020, 1 – 2PM EST (New York Time)

Please join us for presentations by

JANE SPINAK
Edward Ross Aranow Clinical Professor of Law, Director of the Adolescent Representation Clinic,
Columbia University School of Law

JEANETTE VEGA Assistant Director of Training and Policy, Rise

IMANI WORTHY Parent Leader

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