Geneva Press Briefing: HRC, UNICEF, OCHA, OHCHR, WHO, WMO, UNDP
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01:08:24
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Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • OCHA Jens Laerke

· Publication of Myanmar Humanitarian Response Plan 2022

  • UNDP Sarah Bel

· UNDP new Human Security report to be launched on February 8th

TOPICS

  • HRC Rolando Gomez

· Update on UPR of Sudan

  • UNICEF Gianfranco Rotigliano, UNICEF Representative

· Drought situation in Ethiopia

  • OHCHR Ravina Shamdasani

· Afghanistan – disappearance of women activists

  • WHO Margaret Harris ) with Maggie Montgomery,WHO Technical Officer, Water, Sanitation and Health Department of Environment, Climate and Health

· WHO Global analysis of health care waste in the context of COVID-19: status, impacts and recommendations

  • WMO Clare Nullis

· WMO recognizes new lighting world records in notorious "megaflash" hotspots in North and South America