Mr. Pekka Haavisto, Minister for International Development, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland is opening the event, and the newly elected Secretary General of the Secretariat to the Nordic Council, Ms. Britt Bohlin and other UN agencies executives like the Executive Director of UNOPS, Mr. Jan Mattsson and Assistant Director-General of UNESCO, Mr. Eric Falt are also confirmed to speak and attend the event - while Ms. Helen Clark, Administrator of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and Former Prime Minister of New Zealand and Mr. Andris Piebalgs, European Commissioner for Development at the European Commission will be addressing our delegates via video, in recognition of the importance of the NGO sector and all the individuals behind them worldwide.
Please feel free to share the official invitation attached. All
registration is done automatically via our new website, and the early
bird registration fee is €95 - for full two days of presentations,
speeches, intense panel discussions and debate with international NGO
leaders of Education, Youth Empowerment, Health, Social Welfare and
Gender Equality. An international networking hub, with space for more
private meetings, and breakfast & lunch networking. An opportunity
to establish collaborations with international organisations and maybe
secure funds for future projects.
World NGO Day 2014 Forum (27th- 28th February) Helsinki
Wed, Feb 05, 2014