Past Events

  • Dec
    29
    2016
    Launch of Survive and Thrive 2010 - 2016 Report

    The Survive and Thrive Global Development Alliance has launched a report highlighting its key objectives and achievements over the past 6 years.

  • Dec
    01
    2016
    Improving the Quality of Partnerships

    At 6am EST (2pm in Kenya, 11am GMT), join a panel discussion on "Improving the Quality of Partnerships" during the Second high-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation, taking place this week in Nairobi. The session is co-organized by Every Woman Every Child, the Global Partnership for Education, Sanitation and Water for All , Scaling Up Nutrition and the Zero Hunger Challenge, in cooperation with the Government of the Netherlands .

  • Nov
    20
    2016
    Universal Children's Day

    The date 20 November marks the day on which the UN Assembly adopted the Declaration of the Rights of the Child, in 1959, and the Convention on the Rights of the Child, in 1989.

  • Aug
    01
    2016
    World Breastfeeding Week 2016

    World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from August 1-7 in more than 170 countries to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.

  • Jul
    18
    2016
    2016 UN Partnership Exchange
    10:30 AM -

    The Division for Sustainable Development of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, in collaboration with the UN Office for Partnerships, is organizing the first 2016 Partnership Exchange. The event will serve as a forum to enhance the global partnership for sustainable development, providing a platform for multi-stakeholder partnerships, government officials, United Nations, major groups and other stakeholders to share knowledge and expertise to support achievement of the SDGs. Partners from the Survive and Thrive GDA will be presenting.

  • Jan
    19
    2016
    Lancet Ending Preventable Stillbirths Series Launch

    New "Ending Preventable Stillbirths" Lancet Series -- Maintaining momentum in the global Call To Action