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|Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:25 am Post subject: IAIJ to Host a Side Event at the 55th Session of the Com...
|IAIJ to Host a Side Event at the 55th Session of the Commission for Social Development!
By Tyrone Taiwo
The International Association of Independent Journalists Inc. (IAIJ) has been approved to hold a side event at the 55th Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD55) being held at United Nations Headquarters in New York City on February 1-10, 2017. IAIJ’s side event “Improving the Online Participation of the General Public at United Nations Events!” will take place on February 7 (2017) at United Nations Headquarters in New Your City at 10:00am-11:30am in Conference Room B. The IAIJ representative attending the side event will be Maurice Ali who is President/CEO and Founder of IAIJ and has issued this statement regarding IAIJ’s participation at the event:
"IAIJ is honored and a privileged to be able to attend and host a side event at the 55th Session of the Commission for Social Development. Personally and behalf of the Board of Directors and the membership of IAIJ, we would like to thank the Commission for Social Development and all the event organizers for approving our application and allowing us to hold a side event at the CSocD55. We at IAIJ believe that our attendance and side event (Improving the Online Participation of the General Public at United Nations Events!) along with all the other contributors, will add to the good work of the CSocD55 in a positive way for all who attend, and be a productive event for the world at large.”
A copy of the side events can be viewed here (Click on the link below):
More news as it becomes available.
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