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Events Archive for The Year 2015



\"The Changing Dynamics of Islamophobia and its Implications on Peaceful and Inclusive Societies\" Discussion Panel

Mrs. Sally Kader, USFMEP President, acted as host and moderator for the panel discussion event titled \"The Changing Dynamics of Islamophobia and its Implications on Peaceful and Inclusive Societies\", at the ECOSOC Chamber of the UN Headquarters in New York City.


12th Conference Doha International Center for Interfaith Dialogue

In December, President Salwa Kader organized a roundtable discussion entitled “The Changing Dynamics of Islamophobia and its Implications on Peaceful and Inclusive Societies”.


Special event on \"Raising Awareness to Prevent Violence against Women and Domestic Violence\"

President Sally Kader attended a special event on \"Raising Awareness to Prevent Violence against Women and Domestic Violence\", in commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.


Council of Foreign Relations

President Sally Kader took part in a Council on Foreign Relations panel, titled \"Climate Change Migration Beyond Paris\"


UNSGAB Advisory Board on Water and Sanitation

The United Federation for Peacekeeping and Sustainable Development (USFMEP) was delighted to take part in the closing ceremony of the UN Secretary-General\'s Advisory Board on Water and Sanitation.


Women\'s Entrepreneurship Day 2016

USFMEP President Sally Kader was delighted to be present at the Women\'s Entrepreneurship Day (WED) event, hosted in the United Nations Headquarters.


Women\'s International Forum 2016

The USFMEP was honored to be present at the Women\'s International Forum, hosted in the United Nations Headquarters


25th Anniversary of the UN-Chinese Armed Forces\' Participation

President Sally Kader joined the United Nations Chinese Mission in celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Chinese Armed Forces\' Participation in UN Peacekeeping Operations.


First Ladies Forum on Education

FIRST LADIES FORUM ON EDUCATION Education is a universal human right Thursday, September 24th, 2015, 3:00PM - 6:00PM United Nations Headquarters, Trusteeship Council Hosted by US Federation for Middle East Peace and United Federation for Peace and Development


Access to the United Nations to First Ladies Forum on Education

To our confirmed guests for the High Level Forum on Education. For those who do not have a UN ID card, you will need to come in person to collect your grounds badge. When: September 24th at 13:00 Where: On the corner of 46th and 2nd Avenue Need to bring: A valid form of ID (passport, driver’s license, or other form of State issued photo ID). Organization identifications, photo credit cards, and Foreign Press Cards are not acceptable forms of identification. There will be one security officer and one of the USFMEP staff there to assist your entry. Passes must be displayed visibly when entering and exiting, and while on United Nations premises. Thank you very much and we look forward to seeing you at Trusteeship Council Note: The event will be available Live and on-demand on the UN Web TV website at http://webtv.un.org. starting 3:00 pm


Report, First Ladies Forum on Education

Education for a Sustainable Planet U.S. Federation for Middle East Peace First Ladies High Level Forum on Education United Nations, New York City, New York September 24, 2015 Jonathan Granoff, President Global Security Institute


International Youth Day 2015

Our intercultural and interfaith dialogue event in celebration of International Youth Day 2015 is this afternoon at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. The theme of the event is \"The Power of Youth to Build Peace Through Intercultural Dialogue\"


13 to 27 April 48th Session of the Commission on Population and Development

13 - 17 April, 2015 The 48th session of the Commission on Population and Development will take place from 13 to 17 April 2015 at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The Priority Theme of the session is \"Realizing the future we want: integrating population issues into sustainable development, including the post-2015 development agenda.\"


USFMEP Hosting Montessori Model UN

Mrs. Sally Kader President of US Federation for Middle East Peace (“USFMEP”) is hosting 2000 students from Montessori schools, who are representing 96 countries, for the sixth year.


Water Day Summit 2015 / at the United Nations

World Water Day Summit! Monday, March 23, 2015 United Nations from 10:00am - 2:00pm.


11/3/15 (1:15 to 2:30 pm) Women and Media Discourse

Global media discourse provides an accessible, lively introduction into how globalization is changing the language and communication practices of the need.


11 March 2015 (11:30 to 12:45) - Women, Peace and Security

To follow up on the implementation of Security Council resolution 1325 on women, peace and security, which was adopted in October 31, 2000


03/10/2015 The Promotion of Women in OIC Member States

The efforts of women in OIC member States to create peaceful and inclusive societies in many different areas including mediation, political participation, climate changes, community leadership, Human Rights promotion, interfaith and intercultural dialogue, civil society leadership. This side event seeks to highlight efforts made by women to create local and national opportunity for peace and dialogue.


3/10/15 (11:30 to12:45) Women in armed Conflict and Post-Conflict Situation

Guidance to member states on the measures to be adopted to ensure full compliance with their obligations to protect, respect and fulfill women’s human rights during times of armed conflict and in all peace-building processes, in applying the following provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Discrimination against Women


10 March, 2015 (8:30 to 10:00 am) Empowerment of Women

Enfoldment of women on an inner and external level through empowerment has been a cornerstone of the Beijing Declaration for 20 years. In observance of the Declaration, many of the MDGs tackled vital physical preconditions for women´s health and inclusion in society.


9 to 10 February Call for Civil Society Speaker Nominations

Office of the President of the General Assembly (OPGA), the United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS) is conducting an open process to obtain nominations for a civil society speaker in the PGA\'s high-level event on \"Means of Implementation for a Transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda,\" which will take place at UN Headquarters in New York on 9-10 February 2015. The individual selected will receive travel funding.


4-13 February NGO Participation at the 53rd Session of the Commission for Social Development

NGO Participation at the 53rd Session of the Commission for Social Development The Fifty-Third Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD53) will take place from 4 to 13 February 2015 at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The Priority Theme of the session is \"Rethinking and strengthening social development in the contemporary world\".


26 January 3 February: Committee on NGOs, 2015 Regular Session

The 2015 Regular Session of the Committee on NGOs is expected to consider new applications for status by NGOs as well as applications deferred from earlier sessions