Invitation to Global Humanitarian Policy Forum (NY, 13 December 2017)

Invitation to Global Humanitarian Policy Forum (NY, 13 December 2017)

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

REACHING FOR THE FUTURE: HUMANITARIANISM IN 2030

FEATURING A KEYNOTE SPEECH BY MS. AMINA MOHAMMED,
DEPUTY SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS

WEDNESDAY, 13 DECEMBER 2017, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
ECOSOC CHAMBER, UN HEADQUARTERS, NEW YORK

The 2017 Global Humanitarian Policy Forum will explore the following overarching question: What is the scale and depth of change required by the humanitarian sector to contribute toward lifting the most vulnerable out of crises between now and 2030?
Launch of the first Annual Synthesis report on Progress since the World Humanitarian Summit Mr. Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator
High Level Panel Debate: “The future is here: the scale of change required to the humanitarian sector to contribute toward the 2030 Agenda for people in crisis.”

For more details, please refer to the attached invitation to OCHA's sixth annual Global Humanitarian Policy Forum.  An RSVP is not required if you hold a valid UN grounds pass. If you do not hold a grounds pass, please RSVP by December 6th in order for us to have enough time to process your pass.

The event will also be webcast at http://webtv.un.org/

Please find below an invitation to OCHA's sixth annual Global Humanitarian Policy Forum. An RSVP is not required if you hold a valid UN grounds pass. If you do not hold a grounds pass please RSVP by December 6th in order for us to have enough time to process your pass.

The event will also be webcast at http://webtv.un.org/

Relevant Documents

Contact

Ms. Isabelle de Muyser-Boucher

Geneva
Email:
demuyser-boucher@un.org
Phone:
+41 22 917 3290