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HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL TO HOLD ITS THIRTY-THIRD REGULAR SESSION FROM 13 TO 30 SEPTEMBER 2016 COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS TO HOLD FIFTY-NINTH SESSION FROM 19 SEPTEMBER TO 7 OCTOBER 2016
HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL TO HOLD ITS THIRTY-THIRD REGULAR SESSION FROM 13 TO 30 SEPTEMBER 2016 COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS TO HOLD FIFTY-NINTH SESSION FROM 19 SEPTEMBER TO 7 OCTOBER 2016

Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries

Today's Press Conferences

WMO Press Conference
28 September 2016 11:30 - 12:15
Rapid climate change in the Arctic: global impact and global action (coinciding with the first ever White House Arctic Science Ministerial, which will be addressed by WMO President David Grimes)
Speakers:
  • Petteri Taalas, WMO Secretary General
  • David Carlson, Director World Climate Research Programme
  • Paolo Ruti, Chief, World Weather Research Programme
  • Upcoming Press Conferences

    WHO Press Conference
    29 September 2016 11:00 - 11:45
    WHO will be releasing new analysis from a survey. The conclusions show that negative or ageist attitudes are widespread and affect the health of older persons.
  • Dr. John Beard, WHO Director, Department of Ageing and Life Course 
  • Dr. Alana Officer, WHO Coordinator, Department of Ageing and Life Course