News & Media
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Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries
Upcoming Press Conferences
OHCHR Press Conference
1 December 2014 13:30 - 14:15
Global event on business and human rights – progress and challenges
Mo Ibrahim – Founder and Chair of Mo Ibrahim Foundation; chairing the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights 1-3 December
Margaret Jungk – Member of the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights
WHO Press Conference
1 December 2014 15:00 - 15:45
Ebola briefing: WHO response and challenges to control the Ebola outbreak.
Bruce Aylward, Assistant Director General in charge of the operational response.
UNOG/UNECE Press Conference
2 December 2014 14:30 - 15:15
Presentation of the "Rebirth Project" with Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto in the context of UN70
Acting Director-General Michael Møller
Ambassador Maurizio Enrico Luigi Serra, Permanent Representative of Italy
Mr. Michelangelo Pistoletto
WMO Press Conference
3 December 2014 16:00 - 16:45
Launch of the Provisional Statement on the Status of the Global Climate in 2014.
Michel Jarraud, WMO Secretary-General
Omar Baddour, Scientific Expert
ILO Press Conference
4 December 2014 10:00 - 10:45
Launch of the report: "Global Wage Report 2014/2015".
under embargo until Thursday, 4 December at 23:00 GMT
Sandra Polaski, ILO Deputy Director-General
Patrick Belser, main author of the report