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).

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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green-zone

Sustainable Innovation Forum

Sustainable Innovation Forum

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Here is …

Human Rights

Mental Health for All: Local Strategies

Mental Health for All: Local Strategies

Wednesday, January 25, 2017, ECOSOC Chambers, UNHQ, NY

Mental Health For All (UN Photo, Evan Schneider)

Mental Health For All: Ms. Chirlane McCray (UN Photo, Evan Schneider)

The New York City’s Mayor’s Office for International Affairs has an innovative approach to tackling mental health challenges against the backdrop …

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 …