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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2018
17 Oct 2018 -  Opening remarks by Mr. António Guterres, UN Secretary-General.
Theme: Coming together with those furthest behind to build an inclusive world of universal respect for human rights and dignity.  
Main Goal: To acknowledge the effort and struggle of people living in poverty (activists) and to recognize that they are the first ones to fight against poverty.
Open Live Schedule
Wednesday, 17 October 2018
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4) Full Live Schedule
04:00 am
10:00 (CEST) 3543rd Meeting 124th Session Human Rights Committee. Consideration of Bulgaria (Cont'd)
09:15 am
Security Council Media Stakeout (Middle East - Syria).
09:30 am
Security Council: The situation in the Middle East (8373rd meeting).
10:00 am
Third Committee, 21st meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
Sixth Committee, 16th meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
First Committee, 9th meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
Fourth Committee, 9th meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
Africa Dialogue Series 2018.
Second Committee, 15th meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
12:00 pm
Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General and the Spokesperson for the President of the General Assembly.
12:30 pm
2018 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty.
01:15 pm
Press Conference: Mr. Idriss Jazairy, Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of the unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights.
Building climate-smart sustainable livelihoods in communities across the Sahel.
03:00 pm
Third Committee, 22nd meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
First Committee, 10th meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
General Assembly: 21st plenary meeting.
Africa Dialogue Series 2018.
Second Committee, 16th meeting - General Assembly, 73rd session.
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