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Geneva Press Briefing: UNICEF, WIPO, IOM, UNHCR, OCHA, WHO
17 Nov 2017 -  Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva
(World Children’s Day, WIPO Intellectual Property Report 2017, Bangladesh, Cuba, Somalia Drought, Mediterranean Update)

ATTENDANCE LIST
UNICEF Christophe Boulierac, with Marilena Viviani, UNICEF Director Geneva Liaison Office, and Leïla (child)
• World Children’s Day – Youth Take Over the Palais des Nations

WIPO Edward Harris
• Launch of WIPO Intellectual Property Report 2017 - Press Conference on Monday, 20 November at 11 a.m. in Press Room 1

BANGLADESH
IOM Joel Millman
• Bangladesh – Cox’s Bazar latest

UNHCR William Spindler
• Bangladesh – Update on the humanitarian situation

IOM Joel Millman
• Cuba’s efforts to aid Cubans damaged by Hurricane Irma • Somalia - Latest on drought relief
• Mediterranean update - Worldwide migrant deaths

UNHCR William Spindler
• Murders of community leaders

WHO Christian Lindmeier
• Announcements

WTO Daniel Pruzin
• Global Deal and Trade (22 November)

INTERNATIONAL DAYS
19 November
• World Toilet Day
• World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

20 November
• Africa Industrialization Day
• Universal Children’s Day