The President of the General Assembly of the United Nations will convene the High-Level Meeting on Improving Global Road Safety from 30 June to 1 July 2022 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, pursuant to General Assembly resolutions 74/299 and 75/308.
The High-level meeting will feature an opening segment, the plenary segment, three multi-stakeholder panel discussions and the closing.
The proceedings of the high-level meeting will be webcast live on UN Web TV.
PARTICIPATION IN THE HIGH-LEVEL MEETING
In accordance with General Assembly resolution 75/308, representatives of non-governmental organizations with relevant expertise that are in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council are invited to register to attend the high-level meeting and participate in the multi-stakeholder panels.
*If you are a representative of an ECOSOC accredited NGO, please contact the NGO Branch of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs for the details.
Furthermore, the President of the General Assembly will draw up a list of representatives of other relevant non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, academic institutions and the private sector who may participate in the high-level meeting, including its panel discussions, taking into account the principles of transparency and equitable geographical representation, with due regard for gender parity. The President of the General Assembly will submit the proposed list to Member States for their consideration, in accordance with the abovementioned resolution 75/308.
Relevant non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, academic institutions and the private sector entities may apply for special accreditation by following the REGISTER NOW link at the bottom of this page.
The application for special accreditation is NOW OPEN until 5:00 p.m. EST on 12 May 2022.
*Stakeholder applications will be reviewed by Member States in accordance with GA Resolution 75/308. The name of the organization and country will be shared with the Member States, and, additionally, the homepage and/or the reason for participation may also be shared, if requested.
Please note: practical arrangements for participation will be decided closer to the date and communicated accordingly.