Geneva Press Briefing: FAO, WFP, OCHA, UNHCR, HRC, WHO
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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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TOPICS

FAO Adriano Timossi (Zoom) with Josef Schmidhuber (Zoom), FAO Deputy Director, Markets and Trade Division

· Latest monthly Food Price Index + Cereal Supply and Demand

WFP
Tomson Phiri (Zoom) with Sib Ollo (Zoom from Dakar), WFP's Senior
Research, Assessment and Monitoring Advisor for West and Central
Africa

· Findings of the new Cadre Harmonisé regional food security assessment

· Overview of how the impact of the Ukraine crisis is being felt across West Africa

UKRAINE

OCHA Jens Laerke (B-128)

· USG/ERC Martine Griffiths' visit to Ukraine

UNHCR Matthew Saltmarsh (B-128)

· UNHCR redoubles its aid inside Ukraine and the region

ANNOUNCEMENTS

UNIS on behalf of the WTO

WHO Fadela Chaib (Zoom)

· 11 April: Press conference on SAGE (Strategic Advisory Group Of Experts on Immunization).

· 11 April: Meeting of the Emergency Committee on Covid- 19 with its recommendations to be made public later in the week.