Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September.
The 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly takes place in New York City. More information
The Global Citizen Festival 2014 will feature the following acts: Jay-Z, No Doubt, Carrie Underwood, Fun., The Roots, Tiësto and others.
UNESCO has chosen October 5 to celebrate teachers around the world.
The GPE Strategy and Policy Committee meets in Washington DC on October 9 and 10, 2014.