Brahma Kumaris at the United Nations


The Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University (BKWSU), with its spiritual headquarters in Mt. Abu, India, comprises a worldwide network of centers in 110 countries and is an international non-governmental organization of the United Nations accredited with General Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC); Associate Status with the Department of Public Information (DPI); Consultative Status with United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); Observer Status to the United Nations Environment Assembly of UNEP; Observer Organization to UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC); Flagship Member of Education for Rural People (ERP), Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO).

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Commission on the Status of Women 61 (CSW61)

Commission on the Status of Women 61 (CSW61)

The Brahma Kumaris at the UN, NY, delegation of four, co-hosted and participated in a number of events during CSW61. You are invited to read the summaryof these programs below.

 

Panel of speakers at the ‘Yoga: The Feminine

Environment

Climate Change Conference reports and photographs

Climate Change Conference reports and photographs

The conference was a big success with possibilities of new future partnerships both at the grass root level and high profile!

Here are the reports for Nov. 16

and for Nov. 17 & 18

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Sustainable Innovation Forum

Sustainable Innovation Forum

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Here is …

Human Rights

Brahma Kumaris at the 55th Session of CSocD

Brahma Kumaris at the 55th Session of CSocD

The Brahma Kumaris participated actively by co-hosting a side event and presenting an oral statement during one of the sessions.

CSocD side event

The side event, ‘Yoga’s Impact on Poverty Eradication, Sustainable Living and Social Inclusion’ was organized by the International Day of …

Youth

ECOSOC Youth Forum 2017

ECOSOC Youth Forum 2017

January 30 -31, Trusteeship Council, UNHQ

The ECOSOC Youth Forum 2017 held at the UN Headquarter in New York was focused on the ‘Role of Youth in Poverty Eradication and Promoting Prosperity in a Changing World’. This sixth Forum brought …