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COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION TO HOLD ITS NINETY-FIRST SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 21 NOVEMBER TO 9 DECEMBER 2016 COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE TO HOLD FIFTY-NINTH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 7 NOVEMBER TO 7 DECEMBER 2016
COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION TO HOLD ITS NINETY-FIRST SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 21 NOVEMBER TO 9 DECEMBER 2016 COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE TO HOLD FIFTY-NINTH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 7 NOVEMBER TO 7 DECEMBER 2016

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Upcoming Press Conferences

Press conference requested by the Permanent Mission of Norway
12 December 2016 09:30 - 10:15
Presentation of the Report: Study on coordinating humanitarian efforts to protect Iraqi and Syrian minority populations
  • H.E. Mr Hans Brattskar, Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Norway, Geneva.
  • Archimandrite Emanuel Youkhana, Christian Aid Program CAPNI, Iraqi Kurdistan
  • Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary, World Council of Churches
  • Mr Peter Prove, Director of the Commission of the Churches on International Affairs, World Council of Churches
  • Mr Arne Arne Sæverås, Advisor for Peace and Reconciliation, Norwegian Church Aid
  • ILO Press Conference
    15 December 2016 10:30 - 11:15
    Launch of the “ILO Global Wage Report 2016-2017”
    UNDER EMBARGO UNTIL THURSDAY, 15 DECEMBER at 9 p.m. GMT (10 p.m. GENEVA TIME)
  • Deborah Greenfield, ILO Deputy-Director General for Policy
  • Patrick Belser, lead author of the report