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20-09-2021 | Press Conferences

WIPO Virtual Press conference

ENG

Speakers: • Daren Tang, Director General, WIPO • Sacha Wunsch-Vincent, Head, WIPO Composite Indicator Research Section and GII co-editor.

17-09-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-weekly Press Briefing 17 September 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, for the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the World Health Organization, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the Human Rights Council, and the World Intellectual Property Organization.

16-09-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OHCHR - Hybrid Press Conference on Venezuela 16 September 2021

ENG

The independence of Venezuela’s justice system has been “deeply eroded”, to such an extent that it plays a significant role in the State’s repression of government opponents, UN-appointed independent rights experts said on Thursday.

16-09-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

WMO Press conference: United in Science multi-agency report on greenhouse gases and climate change

ENG

The temporary reduction in carbon emissions caused by global COVID-19 lockdowns did not slow the relentless advance of climate change. Greenhouse gas concentrations are at record levels, and the planet is on path towards dangerous overheating, the multi-agency United in Science 2021 warns.

13-09-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

UN Press Conference: High-level Ministerial Meeting on Humanitarian Situation in Afghanistan

ENG

UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Monday hailed significant international financial support and solidarity with the people of Afghanistan at a flash appeal in Geneva, in which he appealed for a “lifeline” for the country’s most vulnerable people.

10-09-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-weekly Press Briefing 9 September 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Food Programme, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and the Human Rights Council.

08-09-2021 | Press Conferences

HRC Yemen Hybrid Press Conference 8 September 2021

ENG

Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen

07-09-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-weekly Press Briefing 7 September 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Food Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the World Health Organization, the United Nations Refugee Agency, and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

03-09-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-weekly Press Briefing 3 September 2021

ENG

Michele Zaccheo, Chief of the TV and Radio Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the World Meteorological Organization and the United Nations Refugee Agency.

01-09-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

WMO - UNDRR Press Conference: Atlas of Mortality Report 01 September 2021

ENG

Climate change and increasingly extreme weather events have caused a surge in natural disasters over the past 50 years disproportionately impacting poorer countries, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) said on Wednesday.

31-08-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-weekly Press Briefing 31AUG2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the International Labour Organization, the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, the World Meteorological Organization, the World Health Organization, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Refugee Agency and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

27-08-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

UNHCR/OCHA/UNICEF Virtual Press Conference - Presentation of the Regional Refugee Preparedness and Response Plan for Afghanistan - 27 August 2021

ENG

"Presentation of the Regional Refugee Preparedness and Response Plan for Afghanistan"

27-08-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-weekly press briefing 27 August 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the World Health Organization, the World Meteorological Organization, and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

25-08-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

WHO virtual press conference - Hypertension guidelines and estimates 23 August 2021

ENG

Low and middle-income countries now carrying the burden of hypertension, new report finds

24-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 24 August 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the United Nations Refugee Agency and the International Labour Organization.

20-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 20 August 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, the United Nations Children’s Fund, and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

17-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 17 August 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

13-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 13 August 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired today’s hybrid briefing. In attendance were spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Food Programme, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Children's Fund, the World Health Organization, and the World Meteorological Organization.

10-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 10 August 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, the World Food Programme and the United Nations Refugee Agency.

06-08-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OCHA Press Conference - Tigray Update UN Emergency Relief Chief 06 August 2021

ENG

Ceasefire in Tigray more urgent than ever: UN emergency relief chief

06-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 06 August 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Food Programme, and the World Health Organization.

05-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNHCR Press Conference COVID-19 displaced people - World Bank - UNHCR 05 August 2021

ENG

The COVID-19 pandemic and the socioeconomic welfare of forcibly displaced people - expert briefing by the World Bank-UNHCR Joint Data Center on Forced Displacement

03-08-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 03 August 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

03-08-2021 | Press Conferences

WHO press conference - New data on attacks on health

ENG

New data on attacks on health

30-07-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 30 July 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the World Food Programme, the World Health Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization, and the United Nations Environment.

30-07-2021 | Press Conferences

Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions Virtual Presser 30 July 2021

ENG

The Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions virtual press conference.

23-07-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 23 July 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Food Programme, the World Health Organization, and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

16-07-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing - Deadly Flooding In Europe WMO 16 July 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing which was attended by spokespersons of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Meteorological Organization, and the World Health Organization.