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SEVENTIETH SESSION OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN OPENS IN GENEVA COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE OPENS SIXTY-FOURTH SESSION IN GENEVA  (23 July - 10 August)
SEVENTIETH SESSION OF THE COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN OPENS IN GENEVA COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE OPENS SIXTY-FOURTH SESSION IN GENEVA (23 July - 10 August)

Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries

Today's Press Conferences

UNHCR Press Conference
13 November 2018 09:45 - 10:30
UNHCR briefing on efforts and challenges to address statelessness in today’s world, marking this November the 4th anniversary of the global #IBELONG campaign
  • Volker Türk, Assistant High Commissioner (Protection)
  • OCHA Press Conference
    13 November 2018 12:15 - 13:00
    Update on the humanitarian situation in Zimbabwe
  • Bishow Parajuli, UN Resident Coordinator in Zimbabwe
  • WHO Press Conference
    13 November 2018 13:15 - 14:00
    Update on WHO Ebola operations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
  • Dr Peter Salama, WHO Deputy Director-General for Emergency Preparedness and Response
  • Upcoming Press Conferences

    UNCTAD Press Conference
    15 November 2018 11:00 - 11:45
    Presentation of the Least Developed Countries Report 2018 (under embargo until 20/11/2018 at 17:00 GMT, 18:00 Geneva)
  • Mukhisa Kituyi - UNCTAD Secretary-General
  • Paul Akiwumi - UNCTAD – Director - Division on Africa, Least Developed Countries and Special programmes
  • UNRWA Press Conference
    15 November 2018 13:30 - 14:15
    UNRWA’s work, achievements and challenges in 2018 and beyond.
  • Mr Pierre Krähenbühl, UNRWA Commissioner-General