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28 July 2015WHO Press ConferenceCurrent situation regarding the availability of Meningite vaccines
  • Dr William Perea, WHO Coordinator for Control of Epidemic DiseasesWHO
  • 23 July 2015UN Human Rights Committee Press ConferenceConcluding Observations on Venezuela, UK, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Spain, Canada, Uzbekistan, France
  • Fabian Salvioli (Chair)
  • Victor Manuel Rodriguez-Rescia
  • Yuval Shany
  • Anja Seibert-FohrOHCHR
  • 23 July 2015WHO press briefingWHO press briefing in advance of World Hepatitis Day on 28 July World Hepatitis Day this year focuses on the prevention of viral hepatitis, particularly of hepatitis B and C, which together cause 80% of all liver cancer deaths and kill close to 1.4 million people each year.
  • Dr Edward Kelley, Director Service Delivery and Safety Department, WHO
  • Dr Stefan Wiktor, Team Lead, Global Hepatitis Programme, WHOWHO
  • 20 July 2015IOM Press ConferenceNew report reveals global scale and scope of displacement by disasters (Under strict embargo until 20 July 2015, 11:00 CEST )
  • Ambassadeur William Lacy Swing, Director General, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) [
  • Alfredo Zamudio, Director, the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) Date/heure:  lundi 20 juillet 2015 à 11 heures  Lieu: Salle III IOM
  • 14 July 2015WHO Press Conference [Launch of World Health Organization’s Mental Health Atlas 2014 Huge inequalities in access to mental health services exist depending on where people live. On average globally, there is less than one mental health worker per 10 000 people, according to the WHO’s Mental Health Atlas 2014, released today
  • Dr. Shekhar Saxena, Director of WHO Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
  • Dr. Fahmy Hanna, Technical officer, WHO Department of Mental Health and Substance AbuseWHO
  • 14 July 2015Press briefing by UNAIDSPress briefing by UNAIDS to present major new report on AIDS and Millennium Development Goal 6 
  • Peter Ghys, Director, Strategic Information and Evaluation
  • Mariângela Simão, Director, Rights, Gender, Prevention and Community MobilizationUNAIDS
  • 10 July 2015Roll Back Malaria and WHO Press BriefingPress briefing by Roll Back Malaria Partnership and WHO to present new strategy to advance progress toward malaria elimination in line with 2030 development targets, in advance of its unveiling alongside the 3rd International Financing for Development Conference in Addis (13 July)
  • Dr. Pedro Alonso, Director, Global Malaria Programme, WHO
  • Dr. Fatoumata Nafo-Traore, Executive Director, Roll Back Malaria (RBM) PartnershipWHO
  • 6 July 2015WHO Press ConferenceUpdate on the global cholera situation and on WHO’s response
  • Dr Dominique Legros, WHO Focal Point for Cholera WHO
  • 6 July 2015UNCTAD Press ConferencePresentation of the Economic Development in Africa Report 2015
    (embargoed 9 July et 5.00 p.m. GMT)
  • Joakim REITER - UNCTAD Deputy-Secretary General
  • Taffere TESFACHEW - UNCTAD - Director- Division on Africa, LDCs and special programmesUNCTAD
  • 3 July 2015HRC Press StakeoutConclusion of Human Rights Council 29th regular session
  • Ambassador Joachim Ruecker (Germany), President of the Human Rights CouncilOHCHR
  • 3 July 2015WHO Press ConferenceLaunch of the World Health Organization Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic 2015.
    (Embargoed until 6 a.m. Geneva time on 7 July.)
  • Dr Douglas Bettcher, Director of the WHO’s Department for the Prevention of Noncommunicable Diseases
  • Dr Vinayak Prasad, Project Manager, Tobacco Control , WHOWHO

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