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21 July 2016Press stakeout by the Office of the United Nations Special Envoy for SyriaMr. Jan Egeland, Senior Advisor to the U.N. Special Envoy for Syria, will speak to the press following this morning's meeting of the Humanitarian Access Task Force.
The press stakeout will be webcast live on webtv.un.org.
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21 July 2016WMO Press Conference(Alarming) State of the Climate in the first six months of 2016
  • David Carlson, Director, World Climate Research Programme
  • Omar Baddour, WMO Senior ScientistWMO
  • 20 July 2016WHO Press ConferenceHepatitis infection affects 400 million people worldwide – over 10 times the number of people infected with HIV. Globally, about 1.4 million people die each year from hepatitis. What WHO is doing to raise awareness and help countries fight the disease?
  • Dr. Stefan Wiktor, Team Lead, Global Hepatitis Programme, WHOWHO
  • 18 July 2016ILO Press ConferenceLaunch of ILO report: "Assessment of labour provisions in trade and investment agreements"
  • Deborah Greenfield, ILO Deputy Director-General for Policy
  • Marva Corley, Senior ILO EconomistILO
  • 15 July 2016OHCHR Press Conference (Human Rights Committee)Concluding observations by the Human Rights Committee on Denmark, Kuwait, Kazakhstan, Ghana, Ecuador, Burkina Faso and Argentina.
  • Fabian Salvioli (Chair)
  • Victor Rodriguez-Rescia
  • Sarah Cleveland
  • Olivier de FrouvilleUNOG
  • 14 July 2016Press stakeout by the Office of the UN Special Envoy for SyriaThe United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, Mr. Staffan de Mistura, and his Special Advisor, Mr. Jan Egeland, will speak to the press following this morning's meeting of the Humanitarian Access Task Force.
    The press stakeout will be webcast live on webtv.un.org.
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    12 July 2016UNAIDS Press ConferenceUNAIDS to launch new report on HIV prevention gaps.
    Following the adoption in June by United Nations Member States of a new Political Declaration on Ending AIDS and ahead of the 2016 International AIDS Conference, taking place in Durban, South Africa, from 18 to 22 July, the UNAIDS Executive Director, Michel Sidibé, will launch a new report from UNAIDS.
    The report will contain further analysis of UNAIDS data, which unveil some concerning trends in HIV prevention. The report will also outline a number of solutions to stop new HIV infections and reach the ambitious targets for 2020 as outlined in the 2016 Political Declaration on Ending AIDS and the new UNAIDS Strategy.
  • Michel Sidibé, Executive Director of UNAIDSUNAIDS
  • 8 July 2016WHO Press ConferenceOver the past year, up to one billion children have experienced physical, sexual or psychological violence. The World Health Organization and partners are launching seven interlinked strategies to reduce violence against children.
    Embargoed until 7 p.m. CEST / 1 p.m. EST on Tuesday, 12 July 2016
  • Dr Alexander Butchart, Coordinator, Prevention of Violence, WHO
  • Dr Christopher Mikton, Technical Officer, Prevention of Violence, WHOWHO
  • 7 July 2016WHO Press ConferenceUpdate on Yellow Fever outbreak in Africa
  • Dr. Bruce Aylward, Executive Director a.i., Outbreaks and Health Emergencies, WHOWHO
  • 5 July 2016Press conference by the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate- Current global terrorism threat and counter-terrorism efforts of the United Nations.
    - The role of the Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee and its Executive Directorate.
    - Concrete actions required from Member States to effectively fight terrorism while respecting international human rights law, international refugee law, and international humanitarian law.
  • Mr. Jean-Paul Laborde, Assistant Secretary General and Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) UNOG
  • 4 July 2016Press Conference by the Special Adviser for the UN Summit on Refugees and MigrantsPreparations for the UN Summit on Refugees and Migrants (New York, 19 September 2016) and recommendations in the Secretary-General's report "In Safety and Dignity: On Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants".
  • Ms. Karen Koning AbuZayd, Special Adviser for the UN Summit on Refugees and MigrantsUN

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