Available languages:
Geneva Press Briefing: HRC, WFP, UNHCR, IOM, WHO, OCHA, UNCTAD
13 Sep 2019 -  Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Michele Zaccheo, Chief, Radio and Television Section

• HRC Rolando Gomez
· Update on the Human Rights Council

• WFP Hervé Verhoosel
· Difficult week in Cox’s Bazar: WFP supported 16,000 refugees after heavy rain in just 24 hours

• IOM Safa Msehli
· Latest voluntary humanitarian return flights from Misrata, Libya, to 15 South Asian and African countries

• OCHA Jens Laerke
· Mali - Increase of some 20% in number of people in need in Mali, triggers increased in requested funding to total US$ 324

• WHO Tarik Jašarević
· World Patient safety day
· Launch of Universal Health Coverage monitoring report
· Press conference on new estimates on child and maternal deaths

• UNCTAD Catherine Huissoud
· Press conference on 19 September - Publication of the Trade and Development Report15 September
International Day of Democracy (A/RES/62/7)

16 September
International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer (A/RES/49/114)

17 September
UNIS biweekly press briefing will welcome a special guest: Marie-Claire Graf, a young Swiss activist who has launched the Sustainability Week Switzerland, the largest student action movement for sustainable development in the country, one of the 100 young climate champions selected from around the world by the UN to participate in the Youth Climate Summit at UN Headquarters in New York on 21 September

15 September
International Day of Democracy (A/RES/62/7)

16 September
International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer (A/RES/49/114)

17 September
UNIS biweekly press briefing will welcome a special guest: Marie-Claire Graf, a young Swiss activist who has launched the Sustainability Week Switzerland, the largest student action movement for sustainable development in the country, one of the 100 young climate champions selected from around the world by the UN to participate in the Youth Climate Summit at UN Headquarters in New York on 21 September

15 September
International Day of Democracy (A/RES/62/7)

16 September
International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer (A/RES/49/114)

17 September
UNIS biweekly press briefing will welcome a special guest: Marie-Claire Graf, a young Swiss activist who has launched the Sustainability Week Switzerland, the largest student action movement for sustainable development in the country, one of the 100 young climate champions selected from around the world by the UN to participate in the Youth Climate Summit at UN Headquarters in New York on 21 September