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Greycells

Association of former international civil servants for development

The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) granted the Special Consultative Status to Greycells on August 2017
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Greycells

Is a channel through which retired international civil servants willing to contribute to the global development effort can make their experience and expertise available, on a volunteer basis.

Has two main aims:

  • help with integration into the Geneva environment through assistance to non-resident delegations, to permanent missions, to international organizations, to NGOs or others requiring advice and/or practical help and

  • participate in the efforts of the international community in support of developing and least developed countries through identification and implementation of specific projects, and help with fund-raising.

CONSTITUTION OF GREYCELLS

2008 JANUARY

SPECIAL CONSULTATIVE STATUS

THE UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL (ECOSOC) GRANTED THE SPECIAL CONSULTATIVE STATUS TO GREYCELLS.

2017 AUGUST

COMMEMORATION OF THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY

COMMEMORATION OF THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF GREYCELLS WITH THE FIRST INTERGENERATIONAL DIALOGUE ON THE SDG’S AT THE PALAIS DES NATIONS. THE INERGENERATIONAL DIALOGUES HAVE CONTINUED TO TAKE PLACE AT LEAST ONCE A YEAR.

2018 OCTOBER

GREYTALKS - VIRTUAL MEETINGS

AS A RESPONSE TO THE COVID PANDEMIC, GREYCELLS LAUNCHED « GREYTALKS » VIRTUAL MEETINGS

2020 APRIL