The InterParliamentary Union is a permanent forum for political multilateral negotiations and the focal point for world-wide parliamentary dialogue. Today, it “comprises of 179 national Member Parliaments and 13 regional parliamentary bodies”. It’s main goals are to promote democracy and help parliaments become stronger, younger, gender-balanced and more diverse.
Founding Year: 1889
Martin Chungong (Secretary General)
Our world is amid multiple crises, aggravated by the COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine. This includes a crisis in education and learning, notably at K-12 levels, where many…
*New Format*, Alliances | Coalitions | Networks, Development, United Nations Agencies | Programs | Projects, United Nations Support
The 2030 Agenda partnership accelerator’s goal is to help effective synergies among various agencies and organizations supporting the Sustainable Development Goals. It is a collaboration between UN DESA, the Partnering…
*New Format*, Alliances | Coalitions | Networks, Development, United Nations Agencies | Programs | Projects, Youth
An inter-agency mechanism for addressing youth-related issues bringing together various UN agencies and programs. It aims to improve the effectiveness of the UN’s work on these issues. Works to foster…