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29 January 2015UNICEF Press ConferenceLaunch of the 2015 Humanitarian Action for Children + Update on the situation of children in Syria and in Ebola affected countries
Ms. Afshan KHAN, Director, Office of Emergency Programmes (Just back from Syria and Lebanon)
Mr. Peter SALAMA, UNICEF Global Ebola Emergency Coordinator
28 January 2015ILO Press ConferenceILO
27 January 2015WHO Press ConferenceTomorrow, delegates at the WHO Executive Board will consider the appointment of a Regional Director for WHO Africa Region who was nominated by the AFRO Regional Committee in November 2014.
Dr Matshidiso Moeti, Regional Director-Elect
27 January 2015IPU Press ConferenceQ & A on IPU mission to Syria and Lebanon
Martin Chungong, IPU Secretary General
26 January 2015Press Stakeout by the Swedish MissionUniversal Periodic Review - Sweden
Ms. Annika Söder, State Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Affairs
26 January 2015Press Conference requested by ITCMr Axel Addy, Liberia’s Minister for Commerce and Industry, will speak to the press and give updates on Ebola and the economic impact of Ebola, as well as Liberia’s WTO accession.
23 January 2015WHO Press ConferenceWHO update on Ebola outbreak in West Africa
Dr Bruce Aylward, WHO Assistant Director-General in charge of the Ebola operational response
22 January 2015Stakeout requested by the Mission of KenyaAttorney General Professor Githu Muigai will address the press.
19 January 2015UNCTAD/UNECE Press ConferencePresentation of the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2015 published by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
(Under embargo until Monday, 19 January 2015 at 11 a.m. Geneva time)
Alfredo Calcagno, Head, Macroeconomic and Development Policies Branch, Division on Globalization and Development Strategies, UNCTAD
José Palacin, Senior Economic Affairs Officer, Development Policies and Cross-Sectoral Coordination Unit, Office of the Executive Secretary, UNECE
19 January 2015FAO Press ConferenceAhead of the Expo that will take place from 1 May through 31 October 2015, the press briefing will provide an overview of the contribution of the United Nations system to this unique exhibition of innovation and new ideas. Revolving around the theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”, the Expo is a valuable opportunity for the entire United Nations family to showcase to a global audience its activities and best practices in support of sustainability and nutrition.
Mr. Eduardo Rojas-Briales, Assistant Director-General for Forestry at the FAO and Commissioner-General for the UN participation at Expo Milano 2015
19 January 2015ILO Press ConferenceEmbargoed media briefing on the ILO World Employment and Social Outlook - Trends 2015 report (Embargoed until 23:01 GMT on Monday 19 January)
Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General
Raymond Torres, Head of Research, ILO
16 January 2015WHO Press ConferenceUpdate on health situation in Ukraine and on WHO activities
Dr Dorit Nitzan, WHO Representative & Head of Country Office in Ukraine
15 January 2015Press Conference by the Special Envoy for SyriaPress Conference by the Special Envoy for Syria, Mr. Staffan de Mistura.
14 January 2015UNSMIL Press ConferencePress Conference by Mr. Bernardino Leon, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and Head of UNSMIL.

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