The Global Partnerships Forum, Global Sustainable Development Foundation and New York Academy of Sciences are delighted to host a Special Event on Monday, 22nd September 2014 at the United Nations on the occasion of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly honouring the leadership role of Hamadoun Touré and Valarie Amos.
Co-hosted by The New York Academy of Sciences and the Global Partnerships Forum, in collaboration with ITU and UNESCO, the Global STEAM Alliance will be launched on 22nd September 2014, from 3:00pm - 6:00pm at the UN headquarters in New York.
Women Leaders Forum 2014: Connecting Women’s Health and Girl’s Education for Scalable and Sustainable Development
Co-Hosted by Advanced Development for Africa (ADA) Foundation, Global Partnerships Forum, in collaboration with ITU and UNAIDS, the Zero Mothers Die Consortium and the Geena Davis Institute for Gender in Media the WLF 2014 will take place on Monday, September 22nd 2014 - 9:00am – 1:00pm at the United Nations Headquarters.
In the Lead up to the UN Secretary General’s 2014 Climate Summit the "Coalition of Atoll Nations on Climate Change" (CANCC) cordially invites you to the special event „Climate Change: Building Resilience - Frontline Voices” on Sunday, September 21, 2014 in New York.
The Board of Directors of the Global Sustainable Development Foundation (GSDF) is pleased to announce that the official launch of the GSDF will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on Monday, September 22nd, 2014, in parallel to the 69th session of the UN General Assembly.
The Perfect Earth / Azuero Earth Project invites you to 'The Second Biennial Family Picnic an'd Concert
The GPF warmly welcomes 'The Second Biennial Family Picnic and Concert' with Special Guests Roger Waters and Rufus Wainwright, an event in support of The Perfect Earth project, promoting toxin-free lawns and landscapes to protect human health and the environment. To RSVP for this special occasion on Saturday, August 30, 2014 please visit the event website.
Commissioners issue historic report on state of the Oceans. The GPF welcomes the pioneering work of the Global Ocean Commission to protect our Oceans & Seas. One of the main messages is that "we cannot do it alone," we must engage all the actors. We applaud the leadership role of the Commission in highlighting the opportunities and the challenges for creating healthy oceans.
The Global Partnerships Forum advises its partners on curated discussions with leaders from civil society, government and the private sector. To learn more about upcoming events the Global Partnership Forum is engaged in see our 2014 listing.
GPF Board Member Howard Buffett has produced a wonderful video about their family's efforts to create a culture of sustainable farming. The Howard G. Buffett Foundation's has set-up the first ever Center for No-Till Agriculture to increase crop efficiency and to protect the land.
Today the UN Secretary-General announced that he will convene a global humanitarian summit in Istanbul in 2016, and the goal of this summit is to find new ways to tackle humanitarian needs in our fast-changing world.