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Launch of Global Humanitarian Overview 2024 (Addis…

Launch of Global Humanitarian Overview 2024 (Addis Ababa)
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Transforming Humanitarian Action: What it Means to Have a Women and Girls-Centered Approach
14:00-14:05 Arrival and registration SEGMENT 1 – Welcome / Opening Remarks 14.05-14:10 Welcome and Scene Setting – Professor Mr. Julio Rakotonirina, Director, African Union Commission Health, and Humanitarian Affairs Directorate. 14:10-14:20 Remarks - AUC Commissioner for Health, Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development - H.E. Amb. Minata Samate Cessouma. 14:21-14:25 Message by the UN Secretary-General, H.E. Mr. António Guterres (Pre- recorded video). 14:26-14:35 Presenting the Global Humanitarian Overview for 2024 – Mr. Ramesh Rajasingham, Director, Coordination Division, Head and Representative, OCHA Geneva. 14:36-14:50 Remarks by H.E. Mr. Demeke Mekonnen Hassen, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. [TBC] United Nations-Coordinated Support to People Affected by Disaster and Conflict 14:00 to 16:00 PROGRAMME SEGMENT II – Panel Discussion 14:51- 15:30 Topic: Transforming Humanitarian Action: What it means to have a Women and Girls-centered Approach.Moderator: Mrs. Doris Mpoumou, Director & AU Representative for Plan International Panel speakers: ▫ Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, UNFPA ▫ H.E. Ms. Rebecca Amuge-Otengo, Ambassador of the Republic of Uganda to Ethiopia and Djibouti, and Permanent Representative to the Africa Union, IGAD and UNECA. ▫ Mr. Nick Dyer, Second Permanent Under-Secretary, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), UK ▫ Ms. Saba Gebremedhin Hagos, Executive Director, Network of Ethiopian Women's Associations (NEWA) 15:31-15:50 Q & A/Interactive discussion SEGMENT III – Closing Remarks 15:51- 15:55 Closing by Mr. Ramesh Rajasingham, Director of Coordination Division, Head and Representative of OCHA in Geneva. 15:56- 16:00 Closing by H.E. Commissioner Minata Samate Cessouma.