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15-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 15 December 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

14-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNDP press conference 14 December 2020

ENG

2020 Human Development Report – The African perspective

11-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 11 December 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Food Programme, the International Organization for Migration, the International Labour Organization, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Meteorological Organization, Unitaid, and the World Health Organization.

09-12-2020 | Press Conferences

OHCHR press conference 9 December 2020

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Reflections on 2020 and looking ahead to 2021 – Michelle Bachelet speaks on the eve of Human Rights Day on the need to recover better and stand up for human rights

08-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNDP press conference 8 December 2020

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Latest figures from UNDP Climate Promise covering 114 countries national determined contributions (NDCs)

08-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNESCO-EBU press conference 8 December 2020

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World Press Freedom & Public Service Journalism in the Viral Age

08-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 8 December 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, 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 Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the World Health Organization, and the European Broadcasting Union.

04-12-2020 | Press Conferences

Syrian Consitutional Committee press conference 04 December 2020

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Continuity footage from the press conference on Friday at UN Geneva, at the end of the fifth and final day of the Syrian Constitutional Committee discussions at the Palais des Nations, with UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen.

03-12-2020 | Press Conferences

Syrian Constitutional Committee - Arrivals & Meeting - 3 December 2020

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Subject: Third day of the Syrian Constitutional Committee (Small Group) meeting at UN Geneva, scheduled from Monday 30 November to Friday 4 December.

02-12-2020 | Press Conferences

WMO press conference 2 December 2020

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Provisional report on the state of the climate in 2020

01-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference 1 December 2020

ENG

Presentation of the Least Developed Countries Report 2020 - Productive capacities for the new decade

01-12-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 1 December 2020

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Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, the World Health Organization, the International Drug Purchase Facility - Unitaid, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the International Telecommunication Union, the World Intellectual Property Organization, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the World Meteorological Organization.

29-11-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences

Syria - Pedersen press conference 29 November 2020

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Syrians gather in Geneva for fresh round of talks aimed at writing new constitution for war-torn country. A fourth round of intra-Syrian talks hosted by the United Nations in Geneva could present an opportunity to “focus more heavily” on securing a peaceful political solution to almost a decade of fighting, UN Special Envoy Geir Pedersen said on Sunday.

27-11-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OCHA Presser: Global Humanitarian Overview

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UN appeals for $35 billion to help record world’s ‘most vulnerable and fragile’ in 2021. A record 235 million people will need humanitarian assistance and protection next year, a near- 40 per cent increase on 2020 which is “almost entirely from COVID-19”, the UN’s emergency relief chief said on Tuesday.

25-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference on Gaza 25 November 2020

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Press conference about of a new UNCTAD report: “Economic costs of the Israeli occupation for the Palestinian people: The Gaza Strip under closure and restrictions”

25-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNIDIR press conference 25 November 2020

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Press conference on Cluster Munition Monitor 2020 Report Launch

24-11-2020 | Press Conferences

2020 Afghanistan Conference - closing press conference 24 November 2020

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Closure of the 2020 Afghanistan Conference - press conference 24 November 2020

24-11-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO presser on physical activity guidelines 24 November 2020

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Launch of new physical activity guidelines. WHO launches new recommendations on how to stay active and healthy for everyone. They include specific guidance for women throughout pregnancy and post-partum, people living with disabilities, elderly persons and people with diabetes and hypertension.

24-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 24 November 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the virtual briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Food Programme, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women.

23-11-2020 | Press Conferences

WMO press conference Greenhouse Gas Bulletin 23 November 2020

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Greenhouse Gas Bulletin. Annual report by WMO on atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide and other major greenhouse gases.

20-11-2020 | Press Conferences

Convention Prohibition of Anti-Personnel Mines press conference 20 November 2020

ENG

Addressing growing use of IEDs | mine action and peace process in Sudan

20-11-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 20 November 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the United Nations Resident Coordinator for Afghanistan, the Afghanistan Government, and Finland’s Special Envoy for the 2020 Afghanistan Conference.

20-11-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO press conference 20 November 2020

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WHO’s conditional recommendation against the use of the antiviral drug remdesivir and support for further trials into its potential benefit among sub-groups of patients.

19-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference 19 November 2020

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New UNCTAD Report: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Trade and Development – Transitioning to a New Normal

17-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 17 November 2020

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Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Food Programme, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the International Federation of the Red Cross, the World Meteorological Organization, the Office of the Special Envoy for Syria and the World Trade Organization.

16-11-2020 | Press Conferences

IFRC Press conference World Disasters Report 16 November 2020

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Launch of the World Disasters Report 2020: Come Heat or High Water

16-11-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO presser on cervical cancer 16 November 2020

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Press conference on Global Strategy to Accelerate the Elimination of Cervical Cancer

13-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 13 November 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the International Organization for Migration and the World Food Programme.

13-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNDP Press conference on South Sudan 13 November 2020

ENG

Peacebuilding from the Grassroots: National Dialogue Outcomes in South Sudan

12-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNIDIR Press conference on Landmines report launch 12 November 2020

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Landmine Monitor 2020 Report Launch

11-11-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO Briefing on Measles 10 November 2020

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Subject: Measles estimates

11-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference on Maritime Transport 11 November 2020

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Publication of the Review of Maritime Transport 2020

10-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 10 November 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the World Food Programme (WFP), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC), the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), and the World Health Organization (WHO).

06-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 06 November 2020

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Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the Food and Agricultural Organization, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the International Organization for Migration, the International Telecommunications Union, and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

03-11-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 03 November 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

30-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UN-Habitat Press conference 30 October 2020

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Launch of the UN-Habitat World Cities Report 2020 on the Value of Urbanization and promotion of World Cities Day

30-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 30 October 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the International Organization for Migration, the World Food Programme, UN-Habitat, and the International Labour Organization.

29-10-2020 | Press Conferences

WMO Press conference - El Nino, La Niña 29 October 2020

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El Nino/La Niña