The Secret Language of UN Resolutions

The Secret Language of UN Resolutions

Understanding the role of UN resolutions and their “secret language” is one of the numerous skills NGO diplomats need realize they need to impact global policy. While the language is not really secret, when you do not understand the role resolutions play...

DPI / NGO Briefings 2016

The UN’s Department of Public Information (DPI) conducts (almost) weekly briefings for NGOs. These take place at the UN and are often (but not always) video-taped so those unable to attend can review the materials. The briefings cover a variety of topics and...
Jargon Jamboree

Jargon Jamboree

In This Series Getting Your Voice Heard Step into their shoes. Jargon Jamboree Jump in, often. Watch Their Eyes & Feet Notice the specifics and the surroundings. Ride the Waves Windows of opportunity open… and close. Collect, Collate & Sweeten Speak to...

Who Is This For?

Who This Is Training For / Not For Who This Is For New representatives of your organization to the UN If you are a new representative of your NGO to the United Nations and you have recently been tasked with supporting your organization’s outreach at the UN, then...
Getting Your Voice Heard

Getting Your Voice Heard

In This Series Getting Your Voice Heard Step into their shoes. Jargon Jamboree Jump in, often. Watch Their Eyes & Feet Notice the specifics and the surroundings. Ride the Waves Windows of opportunity open… and close. Collect, Collate & Sweeten Speak to...