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INVITATION TO A MAY 3 EVENT: UN DESA Webinar on How to Apply for ECOSOC Consultative Status

26 April 2022 - 5 May 2022

Webinar on applying for ECOSOC consultative status (3 May 2022, 11am to 12:30pm EST)

Please register here.

The NGO Branch has organized an information session for NGOs about the application process for ECOSOC consultative status. The event will be held on-line on 3 May 2022 at 11am (New York Time).

The meeting will provide answers to the following questions:
What is Consultative Status, which organizations are eligible and what are its benefits?
How the entire application process works since the application is submitted to the NGO Branch until ECOSOC makes its decision?
What are the main components of the application package?


CoNGO Notes: The Conference of NGOs in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations puts high importance to the accreditation of NGOs to various segments of the UN System, especially with the Economic and Social Council. For more information, please visit this link on NGO accreditation, on the importance of access and engagement of the UN System, and updates on physical access at UN Headquarters in New York, UN Office at Geneva and UN Office at Vienna.