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9th of May 2022

UIA is pleased to announce the location of it's Association Round Tables for 2024 and 2026:

UIA Associations Round Table Europe 2024 will take place in Firenze, Italy on 14 & 15 November 2024

UIA Associations Round Table Europe 2026 will take place in Lucerne, Switzerland (date to be determined)

In October / November 2023 and 2025 UIA Round Table Europe will take place in Brussels

22nd of April 2022

Open Call for NGOs to apply for Consultative Status with the United Nations (Deadline: 1 June 2022)

NGOs interested in applying for ECOSOC consultative status should submit their application and required documents on or before the deadline 1 June 2022. The following link provides background information, the benefits and instructions how to apply: http://csonet.org/index.php?menu=83

20th of April 2022

The Union of International Associations (UIA) launches its 10th edition of the Survey amongst 25,000 international associations

8th of April 2022

Union of International Associations (UIA) opens registration for its Associations Round Table Brussels 2022

UIA’s 15th Associations Round Table Brussels will take place at the Marriott Grand Place in Brussels, Belgium on 20 May 2022

8th of April 2022

L'Union des Associations Internationales (UAI) ouvre les inscriptions pour sa Table Ronde des Associations à Bruxelles 2022

La 15ème Table Ronde des Associations de l'UAI aura lieu au Marriott Grand Place à Bruxelles, Belgique, le 20 mai 2022.

8th of April 2022

De Unie van Internationale Verenigingen (UIA) opent registratie voor haar Ronde Tafel voor Verenigingen Brussel 2022

De 15de Ronde Tafel voor Verenigingen Brussel van de UIA zal plaats vinden in het Marriott Grand Place in Brussel, België op 20 mei 2022

15th of March 2022

The UIA welcomes its newest Associate Member Taipei City Government.

18th of January 2022

The UIA welcomes its newest Associate Member Conference Advice.

30th of November 2021

The 212th Session, Oct 2021, of the UNESCO Executive Board renewed the associate status of the Union of International Associations through 2029.

UIA is proud to continue to be an NGO in official partnership with UNESCO (associate status).


29th of November 2021


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16th of January 2024

Leading scientific conference on imaging to land in Tampere, Finland in autumn 2026

The annual IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) will be held in Tampere on 13–17 September 2026. The event will bring to Tampere more than a thousand international experts from academia and industry to discuss the latest advances in the fields of image and video processing and computer vision.

8th of January 2024
EDU to commission $100,000 USD Art Contest in 2024 EDU.INT PRESS "The competition will be promoted as an initiative to promote education through artistic expression, digital awareness, adoption and experimentation". Digital entries of artwork that showcase the capabilities of the digital medium while representing humanity across borders, culture, race, gender, age and religion". Secretary-General of EDU
8th of January 2024
18th of December 2023

In 2023, the MICE city of Busan was able to attract and host various global MICE events, allowing it to grow into a world-renowned MICE destination. For example, the city secured the opportunity to host the Asia Pacific Tourism Association (APTA) Annual Conference 2025 and World Statistics Congress (WSC) 2027, and successfully hosted the 20th International Microscopy Congress (IMC20), in addition to a number of other major MICE events.

1st of December 2023
Taipei - one of the top meetings and conference destinations in Asia Pacific offers excellent event infrastructure and in addition, is drawing MICE events and delegates with its close proximity to natural landscapes, diverse cultural experiences and upmarket lifestyle offerings.

30th of November 2023

A white paper by Adjunct Associate Professor, Deanna Varge, CEO anf Founder of Mayving Global.

The stability, viability and sources of revenue for Associations are under the microscope at boardroom tables across the globe. Diversifying revenue streams is critical for Associations seeking financial stability, sustained growth, managing the talent crunch, addressing flux in the marketplace, and the impact of increasing competition and digital transformation.

30th of November 2023

In adherence to the principle of "Communication & Cooperation, Development with Concerted Efforts", on November 15, during the "Silk in Lyon", at the invitation of UNITEX, the vice chairman unit of International Silk Union (ISU), “2023 ISU Members Assembly & International Forum on Sericulture Silk Industry Development Trend” was held in Lyon, France.

30th of November 2023

On November 15, during the "Silk in Lyon", the "International Forum on Sericulture Silk Industry Development Trend", organized by International Silk Union(ISU), Silky Cities, and Silk in Lyon, was successfully held in Lyon, France.

30th of November 2023

In order to investigate the current state of international silk industry development, strengthen exchange and interaction with silk organizations and enterprises in Southeast Asia, solicit opinions regarding the changing of ISU organization structure, and invite relevant entities to participate in the "2023 International Silk Union Members Assembly" scheduled to be held in Lyon, France, from July 30th to August 4th, 2023, a delegation led by Zhang Guoqiang, Chairman of ISU and Chairman of the

22nd of November 2023

The BTO CVB has been especially busy this month in November, participating in various MICE events. US travel agencies specializing in incentive travel were invited for a fam tour and sales consultations were conducted through a Busan MICE roadshow in Taipei.


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