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27-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 27 October 2020

ENG

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

26-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD Press conference: Global Investment Trends

ENG

Publication of the Global Investment Trends Monitor n°26 - October 2020

26-10-2020 | Press Conferences

WMO Press conference: State of the Climate in Africa report

ENG

State of the Climate in Africa report

23-10-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences

Libya Ceasefire Announcement Presser (UNSMIL)

ENG

Libya’s warring sides agree permanent ceasefire at Geneva talks. Peace talks aimed at ending almost a decade of chaos in Libya reached agreement on a permanent ceasefire on Friday. Five senior officers from the Government of National Accord (GNA) in Tripoli and five from the opposition Libyan National Army (LNA) signed the deal after talks mediated by Stephanie Williams, the head of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL).

23-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 23 October 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 United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and the World Health Organization (WHO).

21-10-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences

UNSMIL Press conference - 21 October 2020

ENG

Geneva: Agreement reached by Libyan military delegations. Libyan military delegations from the opposing sides in the conflict have agreed on several measures that will have  will have “a direct and material positive impact on the lives of the Libyan people”, according to the top United Nations official in the country, Stephanie Williams. 

20-10-2020 | Press Conferences

OCHA Press briefing - Central Sahel 20 October 2020

ENG

Central Sahel press briefing

20-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 20 October 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the International Labour Organization, the World Health Organization, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, the World Meteorological Organization, and the International Trade Centre.

16-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly Press Briefing 16 October 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the International Labour Organization, the World Health Organization, and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

13-10-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO Press Conference COVID-19 Infections among healthcare workers 13 October 2020

ENG

COVID-19 Infections among healthcare workers

13-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 13 October 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the World Food Programme, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, and the International Committee of the Red Cross.

13-10-2020 | Press Conferences

WMO Press Conference 13 October 2020

ENG

State of Climate Services 2020 report

12-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNDRR press conference Human Cost of Disasters Report 12 October 2020

ENG

Launch of Human Cost of Disasters Report 2000-2019

09-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 09 October 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the World Food Programme (WFP), the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR).

07-10-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO & UNICEF Press Conference stillbirth estimates 07 October 2020

ENG

Launch of first joint stillbirth estimates by UN agencies

06-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 06 October 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section, and Michele Zaccheo, Chief of the Radio and TV Section, at the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), the UN Habitat, the World Food Programme (WFP), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

02-10-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 02 October 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Human Rights Council (HRC), the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), and the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

29-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 29 September 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokesperson and representatives of the World Food Programme (WFP), the Human Rights Council (HRC), the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), and the World Health Organization (WHO).

28-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference 28 September 2020: Tackling Illicit Financial Flows for Sustainable Development in Africa

ENG

UNCTAD press conference about Publication of the Economic Development in Africa Report 2020 -  Tackling Illicit Financial Flows for Sustainable Development in Africa

27-09-2020 | Press Conferences

OSE Yemen - ICRC press conference & Interview of OSE Yemen Martin Griffiths on Prisoners’ Exchange Agreement - 27 September 2020

ENG

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT BY THE UN OFFICE OF THE SPECIAL ENVOY FOR YEMEN AND THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE RED CROSS ON THE FOURTH MEETING OF THE SUPERVISORY COMMITTEE.

25-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 25 September 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Human Rights Council (HRC), the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

22-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference 18 September 2020

ENG

Presentation of the Trade and Development Report 2020:  From Global Pandemic to Prosperity for All: Avoiding Another Lost Decade

22-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 22 September 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the World Food Programme (WFP), the Human Rights Council (HRC), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the World Health Organization, and the International Labour Organization (ILO).

18-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 18 September 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons of the World Food Programme (WFP), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), and the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR).

17-09-2020 | Press Conferences

HRC Press conference - Burundi 17 September 2020

ENG

The members of the Commission of Inquiry will present their conclusions and written report on human rights violations committed in Burundi since May 2019 in the context of the electoral process in 2020 and the main risk factors after the 2020 elections.

16-09-2020 | Press Conferences

HRC Press conference - Venezuela 16 September 2020

ENG

Launch of the report of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (FFM)

15-09-2020 | Press Conferences

HRC press onference: Inquiry on Syria

ENG

Launch of report by the Commission of Inquiry on Syria investigating human rights violations in Syria

15-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 15 September 2020

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Human Rights Council (HRC), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the World Food Programme (WFP), the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Health Organization (WHO), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), and the International Labour Organization (ILO).

11-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 11 September 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS), chaired the hybrid briefing, which was also addressed by Spokespersons for the Human Rights Council, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Health Organization, the United Nations Commissioner for Refugees, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and the United Nations Development Programme. Present for questions were Spokespersons for the Food and Agriculture Organization, the International Organization for Migration, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

09-09-2020 | Press Conferences

HRC Press conference: Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger 9 September 2020

ENG

HRC Press conference of Ambassador Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger (Austria) in advance of 45th Session

09-09-2020 | Press Conferences

HRC Press conference - GEE on Yemen 9 September 2020

ENG

Human Rights Council / The Group of Eminent Experts (GEE) on Yemen

08-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 8 September 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the International Organization for Migration, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Meteorological Organization, and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

07-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD press conference: Palestine assistance

ENG

Presentation of the 2020 Report on UNCTAD assistance to the Palestinian people

04-09-2020 | Press Conferences

WHO Press conference: NCD & Covid-19 04SEP2020

ENG

Addressing non-communicable diseases and COVID-19

04-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 4 September 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the Geneva United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the United Nations Refugee Agency, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the United Nations Relief Works Agency, and the World Health Organization.

01-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNHCR press conference: Report on refugee education

ENG

Launch of report on refugee education, titled “Coming Together for Refugee Education” 

01-09-2020 | Press Conferences

WIPO press conference: Who will finance innovation

ENG

Launch of Global Innovation Index 2020 - Who Will Finance Innovation?

01-09-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 1 September 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Meteorological Organization, the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, and the World Health Organization.

29-08-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences

Meeting of the Small Body of the Syrian Constitutional Committee: Arrival and press conference Geir O. Pedersen, UN Special Envoy for Syria

ENG

UN Syria negotiator welcomes ‘commonalities’ shared by Syrians in Geneva talks. Syrian opponents meeting in Geneva as part of efforts to find a peaceful end to nearly a decade of conflict in their country have found common ground on which to pursue further discussions, UN Special Envoy for Syria, Geir Pedersen said on Saturday.

28-08-2020 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 28 August 2020

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid press briefing, which was also addressed by Spokespersons for the Office of the Special Envoy for Syria, the UN Refugee Agency, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the World Meteorological Organization and the International Organization for Migration. Present but not briefing were Spokespersons for the Food and Agricultural Organization, the International Labour Office, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the World Health Organization and the World Trade Organization.