Psychology Day at the United Nations is a celebration of psychology in the context of the United Nations. It provides an opportunity for psychology to share with U.N. Permanent Missions, U.N. agencies, NGOs and the private sector the activities of psychologists at the U.N. and the role of psychology in addressing concerns of global importance. Psychology Day also introduces psychologists and psychology students to psychology's current and potential involvement in U.N. activities and issues.
Climate Change: Psychological
Promoting Mitigation and Adaptation
DATE: Thursday, 12 April 2018
TIME: 3:00pm - 6:00pm
PLACE: Conference Room 2
United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY
This program will consider ways that psychological theory, research and practice can mitigate against the deleterious
impact that climate change and natural disasters have on individuals globally, address the human and systemic challenges climate change presents, help to develop resilient individuals and
societies, and facilitate the
attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals. Speakers will include:
Speakers will include:
Thank you to the speakers, organizers, and attendees of the 10th Annual Psychology Day
held on Thursday, April 12th, 2018.
The webcast of the conference is now available online at UN Web TV.
We thank you for your participation and hope to see you next year!