Open Call for NGOs
Open Call for NGOs to apply for Consultative Status with the United Nations (Deadline: 1 June 2018) NGOs interested in applying for ECOSOC consultative status should submit their application and required documents on or before the deadline 1 June 2018. The following link provides background information, the benefits and instructions how to apply: https://bit.ly/2ozYpVw
NGOs that are accredited with ECOSOC can participate in a number of events, including, but not limited to regular sessions of ECOSOC, its functional commissions and its other subsidiary bodies. NGOs may: attend official meetings; submit written statements prior to sessions; make oral statements; meet official government delegations and other NGO representatives; organize and attend parallel events that take place during the session; participate in debates, interactive dialogues, panel discussions and informal meetings.
Currently, 5,083 NGOs enjoy active consultative status with ECOSOC, among which IIMA and VIDES International.