United Nations Geneva
Multimedia Newsroom
613 results found for Press Conferences
10-12-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 10 December 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights, the Human Rights Council, the UN Refugee Agency, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the UN Road Safety Fund, the World Health Organization and the UN Conference on Trade and Development.

09-12-2021 | Press Conferences

WHO Press Conference on Universal Health Coverage (UHC)

ENG

Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Global Monitoring Report

09-12-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

WHO - SAGE COVID-19 Presser

ENG

Early laboratory data on the effectiveness of existing vaccines against the Omicron COVID-19 variant is useful, but it is still unclear how effective they will be treating severely sick patients, a UN health agency panel said on Thursday.

07-12-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 07 December 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 Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the World Health Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

03-12-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 03 December 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

01-12-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

2022 Humanitarian Plan - OCHA Press Conference 01 December 2021

ENG

UN launch plan to alleviate suffering in 2022 as humanitarian needs continue to rise

30-11-2021 | Press Conferences

ITU Hybrid Press Conference 30 November 2021

ENG

Measuring digital development: Facts and Figures 2021

30-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 30 November 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Meteorological Organization, and the World Health Organization.

26-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 26 November 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Unitaid, the United Nations Development Programme, the International Labour Organization, the World Health Organization, the World Food Programme, and the International Bureau of Education.

23-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 23 November 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the World Food Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the Interparliamentary Union, the International Labour Organization, and the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.

19-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 19 November 2021

ENG

Michele Zaccheo, Chief of Section, speaking for the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of UNCTAD, OCHA, FAO, OHCHR and WHO.

16-11-2021 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD Hybrid Press Conference 16 November 2021

ENG

MARITIME TRADE WEATHERS COVID-19 STORM BUT SHIPPING CRISIS AND HIGH FREIGHT RATES CAST A SHADOW OVER ECONOMIC RECOVERY

16-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 16 November 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the International Parliamentary Union, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, and UNITAID.

12-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 12 November 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, the World Trade Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization, and the World Food Programme.

09-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 9 November 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

05-11-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 05 November 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section at the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Human Rights Council, the World Food Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organization, and the World Health Organization.

03-11-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OHCHR press conference on Tigray - 03 November 2021

ENG

Tigray - Joint investigation into alleged violations of international human rights, humanitarian and refugee law committed by all parties to the conflict in the Tigray region of Ethiopia – report by the UN Human Rights Office and the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission

02-11-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 02 November 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the United Nations Refugee Agency, and the United Nations Development Programme.

29-10-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 29 October 2021

ENG

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

26-10-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 26 October 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 Meteorological Organization, the World Food Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the International Labour Organization, the United Nations Development Programme and the World Health Organization.

25-10-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

WMO Virtual Press Conference 25 October 2021

ENG

The world is “way off-track” in containing global temperature rise, warns WMO

22-10-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

Syrian Constitutional Committee Press Briefing 22 October 2021

ENG

‘Big disappointment’ over lack agreement in Syria constitution drafting process

22-10-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 22 October 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, for the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing, which was attended by spokespersons of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the United Nations Development Programme, the World Meteorological Organization, the International Labour Organization, and the World Health Organization.

21-10-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

Afghanistan Trust Fund UNDP 21 October 2021

ENG

$667 million funding call to help Afghans through economic crisis

19-10-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 19 October 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 United Nations Refugee Agency, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the Food and Agriculture Organization, the World Meteorological Organization, the Office of the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Syria, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Environment Programme.

17-10-2021 | Press Conferences

UN.Special Envoy for SYRIA Press Conference 17 October 2021

ENG

UN Special Envoy for Syria, Geir Pedersen, on Sunday welcomed the consensus reached by both Co-Chairs of the Syrian Constitutional Committee (Small Drafting Body) to not only agree to prepare for constitutional reform, but also to start “a drafting process” on a text that will help support a peaceful future for the country, after more than a decade of war.

15-10-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 15 October 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the briefing, which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the World Food Programme, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the United Nations Development Programme, and the World Health Organization.

12-10-2021 | Press Conferences

Bi-Weekly Press Briefing 12 October 2021

ENG

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

11-10-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OCHA Press Conference on Yemen 11October 2021

ENG

Ongoing conflict and violence across Yemen continue to impact heavily on the country’s people who desperately need the fighting to end, so that they can rebuild their lives, the UN’s senior humanitarian official in the country said on Monday.