At the request of the Office of the President of the UN General Assembly (OPGA), UN-NGLS in cooperation with DESA-DSD is facilitating a nomination process to identify speakers from civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations, and the Major Groups (except Business and Industry), for the UN Summit to adopt the post-2015 development agenda. The Summit will take place on 25-27 September 2015 at United Nations Headquarters in New York. (OPGA will seek candidates from the business / private sector for speaking roles in the Summit through a separate process.)
This nomination process seeks candidates for:
– one civil society speaker in the opening ceremony
– three civil society speakers for each of the six Interactive Dialogues in the Summit.
For more information see here.