WSIS Forum 2020

WSIS+15 – 2020: virtual workshops final week 7-10 Sept. 2020

Virtual Workshops and Special Tracks: Starting from 22 June 2020Final Week: 7–10 September 2020 The final week of the Virtual WSIS Forum 2020 will take place on 7-10 September 2020, consisting of policy statements, interactive high-level dialogues, a WSIS Prize ceremony, a ministerial round table as well as a series of WSIS Action Line facilitation meetings. The WSIS […]

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UN women

Virtual Townhall Meeting of Civil Society and United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres – August 31, 2020

Owing to the cancellation of the Commission on the Status of Women earlier this year, the Secretary-General’s annual consultation with women’s civil society was postponed. The virtual townhall will provide an opportunity in this moment for women’s civil society organization to engage with the Secretary-General on the issue of the COVID-19 crisis, sharing their experiences […]

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AI for Good 2020

AI for Good 2020 online

The AI for Good Global summit which was cancelled due to covid19 is now online until the end of the year. You may register and listen to speakers and participate in virtual events and discussions. The goal this year is to identify progress towards UN Sustainable Development Goals Accelerate solutions for global impact Scale practical […]

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UN parallel event

CSW64 – all parallel and side events cancelled

All UN parallel events have been cancelled on account of the covid19 outbreak. The CSW64 advisory: 2 March, New York— Following the UN Secretary-General’s recommendation to Member States to amend the format of the 64th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in light of the current concerns regarding coronavirus disease (COVID-19), an […]

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Rights Con

Rights Con 2020 – Costa Rica

Access Now is organizing its 9th conference of Rights Con. The conference convenes business leaders, policy makers, general counsels, government representatives, technologists, academics, journalists, and human rights defenders from around the world to tackle pressing issues at the intersection of human rights and technology. In provocative plenaries, hands-on workshops, intimate roundtables, private meetings, and lively […]

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