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Geneva Press Briefing: OCHA, UNDP, UNICEF, OHCHR, UNHCR, IOM, WFP, WHO
21 Aug 2020 -  Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva
ANNOUNCEMENTS
OCHA
• Update on World Humanitarian Day

LEBANON
UNDP, with Arkan el-Seblani, Regional Chief Technical Advisor and Manager of UNDP’s regional project on Anti-Corruption and Integrity in Arab Countries (UNDP-ACIAC)
• Work on transparency in Lebanon

+ OCHA, UNICEF

OTHER TOPICS
OHCHR
• Philippines: Human rights defenders killed
• Belarus: Concerns over arbitrary detentions

UNHCR
• Rohingya crisis needs lasting solutions
• 300,000 people lose homes, incomes, food supplies and belongings due to catastrophic flooding in Yemen

IOM
• Resumption of voluntary humanitarian return flights from Libya after five months of temporary hold due to COVID-19

WFP
• Food security in Burkina Faso
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