LIGHT MILLENNIUM, THE

Organization's name: LIGHT MILLENNIUM, THE
Headquarters address  
Address: 87-82 115th Street, Richmond Hill, N.Y. 11418


United States of America
Phone: 17184413816
Fax: n/a
Email: contact@lightmillennium.org
Web site: http://www.lightmillennium.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • Turkish
  • English

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Human rights of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • The girl child
  • Women and the media

Social Development:
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Poverty
  • Technical cooperation
  • Youth

Sustainable Development:
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate change
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Science
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Technology
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • Türkiye
  • United States of America
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1999
Year of registration (YYYY): 2001
Organizational structure: The Light Millennium (LM) is a volunteer based and seeded global multi-media and culture organization. It has been practicing open participations since its inception that does not have a membership-based status. The LM is an open global platform to all peoples from the all walks of life in every corner of the world. The organization practices and works towards its mission and vision through its 3 main platforms: 1) E-PUBLICATIONS: http://wwww.lightmillennium.org The organization's web site, acts as a globally seeded platform to present all ideas side by side; to encourage intellectual productivity through its e-publications; to promote Fostering Global Connectivity; Freedom of Expression; Cultural Diversity; Global Partnerships for Development and PEACE; Advancing Culture of Peace; Girls and Women Rights; from the all walks of life in every corner of the world to promote and contribute towards public awareness, in particular, within the context of the Article 19, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the 2000 Millennium Declaration, and moving forward, the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. It also aims to contribute to removing all forms of prejudices, and working towards a cultural globalization and global peace. 2) TELEVISION Programs: The Light Millennium TV/LMTV programs have been shown on Queens Public TV's 4 channels since January 2000, and has sustained monthly or weekly series and/or SPECIAL programs. Expanded to Manhattan Network Neighborhood-MNN.Org in 2012 to the date. Further, some of LMTV Programs are available on the organization's website (lightmillennium.org/lmtv/2016.html) and through Vimeo.com/lmtv. For more information: http://www.lightmillennium.org/lmtv/all.html 3) PUBLIC Events: We collaborate, and are able in most cases, with various educational institutions, NGOs/CSOs, Member States and UN entities in support of the UN Resolutions/Programs, MDGS and currently SDGS that are including the annual UN DPI.NGO conferences. Starting in January 2016, we’ve been incorporating the SDGS with the organizations programs including LMTV and upcoming 66th UN DPI.NGO Conference in Republic of Korea. Further, the organization benefits from the below listed social media for its reach out as well as sustaining and increasing its visibility on the web in conjunction to the organization’s own website: Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=21690905&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=10156354&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Light-Millennium/162433870444971?ref=hl https://www.facebook.com/bircan.unver https://www.facebook.com/bircan.unver.35 Twitter: #lightmillennium; #lmillennium #LM_NY_99 https://vimeo.com/lmtv https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pioneer-of-the-Millennium-Development-Goals-Ataturk/192524144224137?ref=hl https://www.facebook.com/How-Telecommunication-and-Simulation-Can-Contribute-to-the-SDGs-104016383336921/
Number and type of members: Although it is not a member based organization, The Light Millennium has more than 1200 content contributors, participants as speakers and guests for its web sites, public events and television programs.
Funding structure:
  • Other sources
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
Funding structure other: The LM is capable to produce its e-publications, events, television programs, and expand its reach outs via in collaboration, in-kinds donations, volunteers, and event-based financial sponsors to cover mainly airfare and hotel expenses of the speakers.

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