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Geneva Press Briefing: UNHCR, WHO, HRC, UNICEF…

Geneva Press Briefing: UNHCR, WHO, HRC, UNICEF, UNDP, UNCTAD
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Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service at Geneva


HRC               Pascal Sim  

Human Rights Council update  


UNCTAD      Catherine Huissoud (PR) 

·  Launch of the Review of Maritime Transport 2023 on 27 Septembre at 11:30 CEST 10:30 BST - From London International Maritime Organization HQ with Rebeca Grynspan and Shamika Sirimanne 





UNHCR / WHO         

William Spindler (PR) with Dr. Allen Maina, Chief of Public Health, UNHCR (PR) 

Tarik Jašarević (PR) with Dr Ilham Noor, Sudan Health Operations Team Lead, WHO (PR) 

·    Health crisis in Sudan 


UNICEF        James Elder (PR) 

·   UNICEF fears Sudan's youngest citizens are entering a period of unprecedented mortality. 


UNDP             Sarah Bel (PR) with Christopher Laker, Resident Representative from Libya (From Libya) 

·   Comment on the interagency visit, 15/16 September 


UNHCR         William Spindler (PR) with Rana G Ksaifi, UNHCR Assistant Chief of Mission in Libya (From Benghazi, Libya) 

·  Humanitarian situation in Derna