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13-07-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing Tigray Update WFP - WHO 13 July 2021

ENG

UN humanitarians appealed on Tuesday for better access to Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region, after the first aid trucks in days to reach the local capital, Mekelle, encountered multiple, rigorous checks on their way there.

13-07-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 13 July 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 World Food Programme, the World Health Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

09-07-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 09 July 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 Human Rights Council, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, the World Trade Organization and the World Food Programme.

06-07-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 06 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 Human Rights Council, the World Health Organization, the United Nations Children’s Fund and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.

02-07-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 02 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, which was attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Human Rights Council, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the World Meteorological Organization, the World Health Organization, the World Food Programme and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

01-07-2021 | Press Conferences

OHCHR Presser on extreme poverty and human rights 01JUL2021

ENG

Presentation of the thematic report on the establishment of a Global Fund for Social Protection by the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

29-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD-UNWTO Virtual Press Conference - Update on tourism after COVID-19 - 29 June 2021

ENG

New UNCTAD analysis: Tourism and Covid-19: assessing the economic consequences

29-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 29 June 2021

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 Human Rights Council, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Health Organization, the World Meteorological Organization, the International Telecommunications Union, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the United Nations Development Programme

25-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 25 June 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing which was attended by spokespersons of the World Food Programme, the World Health Organization, and the United Nations Children’s Fund.

23-06-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

ITC Presser - Launch of the Competiveness Outlook 2021

ENG

Small businesses unprepared for pandemic-sized climate shock ‘every decade’: ITC

22-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 22 June 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 International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the International Committee of the Red Cross, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the United Nations Development Programme, the World Food Programme and the International Trade Centre.

21-06-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OCHA Presser: Humanitarian Situation In Nigeria

ENG

“Looming catastrophic food insecurity in Nigeria could eventually result in a famine”, warns UN Country Office

18-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 18 June 2021

ENG

Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief of the Press and External Relations Section 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 Food Programme, the Human Rights Council, and the World Health Organization.

17-06-2021 | Press Conferences

HRC Presser 17 June 2021

ENG

Ambassador Nazhat Shameem Khan, President of the Human Rights Council and Permanent Representative of Fiji to UNOG chairs the Human Rights Council 47th Regular Session (21 June-15 July) pre-briefing.

15-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNDRR Presser 15 June 2021

ENG

Launch of the Global Assessment Report (GAR) Special Report on Drought 2021

15-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 15 June 2021

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 Children’s Fund, Unitaid, the World Health Organization, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the World Meteorological Organization and the World Food Programme.

14-06-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

OCHA Presser: Lebanon Update

ENG

“More than 1 Million Lebanese need relief assistance to cover their basic needs”, estimates the UN Office in Lebanon. As Lebanon is facing one of its worst financial and economic crises in its modern history grappling with an economic and financial meltdown, the UN estimates that over the next 8 months around $ 300 million are required to cover the crucial needs of 1,5 million Lebanese and 400,000 migrant workers affected by the ongoing crisis.

11-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNHCR: Exodus of refugees and migrants from Venezuela

ENG

Expert Briefing: Update on the exodus of refugees and migrants from Venezuela ahead of urgent Donors’ Conference

11-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 11 June 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the hybrid briefing which was attended by spokespersons and representatives of the World Health Organization, 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, and the International Labour Organization.

09-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNCTAD Presser 09 June 2021 Zoom continuity

ENG

Presentation of the Development and Globalization: Facts and Figures on Small Island Developing States

08-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 8 June 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 International Organization for Migration, the World Meteorological Organization, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the World Health Organization.

04-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG-RUSH-NEWS Briefing 04JUN2021 zoom continuity

ENG

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

03-06-2021 | Edited News , Press Conferences

FAO - UNEP Presser - Ecosystem Restoration Report

ENG

Intense restoration of nature needed to address climate and biodiversity crises, says joint UNEP-FAO report

01-06-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 1 June 2021

ENG

Michele Zaccheo, Chief of the Radio and Television Section, United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the International Organization for Migration, the World Food Programme, the World Health Organization, the World Meteorological Organization, the United Nations Environment Programme, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the International Telecommunication Union.

28-05-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 28 May 2021

ENG

Jens Laerke, for the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, chaired the hybrid briefing attended by the spokespersons of the United Nations Refugee Agency, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the World Health Organization, and UNAIDS.

21-05-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 21 May 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service, chaired the briefing. In attendance were spokespersons and representatives of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, the United Nations Children's Fund, the International Committee of the Red Cross, the World Health Organization, the World Meteorological Organization, the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and the International Organization for Migration.

21-05-2021 | Press Conferences

WHO Press Conference 21May 2021

ENG

World Health Statistics report 2021

19-05-2021 | Press Conferences

WHO Press Conference 19 May 2021

ENG

World Health Assembly 24 May-1 June 2021

18-05-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 18 May 2021

ENG

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 United Nations Refugee Agency, the World Food Programme, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the International Organization for Migration, the World Health Organization, the International Labour Organization, and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

18-05-2021 | Press Conferences

WHO Press Conference 14 May 2021

ENG

New WHO/ILO estimates covering the period between 2000 and 2016 reveal deaths caused globally from heart disease and stroke attributable to long working hours are on the rise.

14-05-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 14 May 2021

ENG

Michele Zaccheo, Chief of the TV and Radio Section of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by the spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the United Nations Road Safety Fund, the World Health Organization, and the Economic Commission for Europe.

11-05-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 11 May 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 Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the Human Rights Council, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, the World Health Organization and the World Food Programme.

07-05-2021 | Press Conferences

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 7 May 2021

ENG

Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the hybrid briefing, attended by spokespersons and representatives of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, 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 Children’s Fund, and the World Health Organization.