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CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT BEGINS THIRD AND FINAL SEGMENT OF THE 2016 SESSION COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE TO HOLD FIFTY-EIGHTH SESSION IN GENEVA 
FROM 25 JULY UNTIL 12 AUGUST 2016
CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT BEGINS THIRD AND FINAL SEGMENT OF THE 2016 SESSION COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE TO HOLD FIFTY-EIGHTH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 25 JULY UNTIL 12 AUGUST 2016

Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries

Today's Press Conferences

ILO Press Conference
24 August 2016 10:30 - 11:15
Launch of the “World Employment and Social Outlook 2016: Trends for Youth”
Under embargo until Wednesday, 24 August, at 20:00 GMT (22:00 Geneva time)
  • Lawrence J. Johnson, Deputy Director, ILO Research Department
  • Steven Tobin, ILO Senior Economist
  • Upcoming Press Conferences

    OHCHR Press Conference
    25 August 2016 11:00 - 11:45
    Launch of OHCHR report on the situation of human rights in Yemen.
  • Mohammad Ali Alnsour, Chief of the Middle East and North Africa Section, OHCHR
  • UNEP Press Conference
    30 August 2016 09:15 - 10:00
    Erik Solheim has been appointed as the new UNEP Executive Director. During his first visit to Geneva on 30 August, Mr Solheim will present to the accredited journalists his priorities for the UN Environment Programme and the areas he has identified as being critical to address current environmental challenges, such as sustainable cities, oceans, biodiversity, finance and climate and migration.
    Mr Solheim's presentation will be followed by a Q&A session and hopefully a lively discussion with the media.
  • Mr Erik Solheim, new UNEP Executive Director