National Service Conference of the American Ethical Union

Organization's name: National Service Conference of the American Ethical Union
Organization's acronym: NES
Headquarters address  
Address: 2 West 64th St.
New York, NY 10023

United States of America
Phone: 212-932-7809
Fax: 718-419-2330
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Sustainable Development:
  • Climate change
  • Consumption and production patterns
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • United States of America
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1929
Year of registration (YYYY): 1997
Organizational structure: We are directed by an Executive Committee all of whom are members of The American Ethical Union. We welcome those not associated with the AEU as members who espouse ethical living as the way to wholeness. We have been affiliated with the UN's DPI since l947.
Number and type of members: All members of the AEU are considered members of NES about 2200. Our dues paying members, however, are about 150.
Affiliation with NGO networks: NGO Committees Spirituality, Values and Global Concerns; Sustainable Development; and Human Rights, Sub-committee Against all Forms of Discrimination; Committee on Religions; Values Caucus;
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
Funding structure other: Dues paying members.

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Non-governmental organization
Involvement in UN Partnerships: Yes
If yes, explain in detail: We chair a Working Group on Climate Change and provide speakers from the UN Department on Sustainable Developent

Financing for Development

Accreditation to: Financing for development
Purpose: N/A