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COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE HOLDS SIXTY-FIRST SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 24 JULY TO 11 AUGUST 2017 HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE TO HOLD ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTIETH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 3 TO 28 JULY 2017
COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE HOLDS SIXTY-FIRST SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 24 JULY TO 11 AUGUST 2017 HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE TO HOLD ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTIETH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 3 TO 28 JULY 2017

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WHO Press Conference
27 July 2017 10:00 - 10:45
Embargo until 5 p.m., Geneva time on Thursday 27 July 2017.
 The World Hepatitis Day 2017 is commemorated under the theme "Eliminate Hepatitis" to mobilize action towards the final elimination goal for hepatitis included in the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. On World Hepatitis Day 2017,  WHO  is publishing new information from 28 focus countries which shows encouraging national response.
  • Dr Gottfried Hirnschall, Director, Department of HIV, Global Hepatitis Programme, WHO
  • Dr Marc Bulterys, Team lead, Global Hepatitis Programme, WHO
  • Dr Benedetta Allegranzi, Coordinator for Infection prevention and control, WHO
  • OHCHR Press Conference - Human Rights Committee
    27 July 2017 13:30 - 13:15
    Concluding Observations on Honduras, Liechtenstein, Madagascar, Mongolia, Pakistan, Switzerland and Swaziland
  • Mrs. Margo Waterval
  • Mr. Yuval Shany (Vice-Chair)
  • Mr. Olivier de Frouville