Geneva Press Briefing: UNAOC, UNCTAD, UNICEF, OCHA, UNHCR, WHO
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Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief, Press and External Relations Section

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

UNAOC Miguel Moratinos, High-Representative for the United Nations Alliance of

Civilizations, Under-Secretary-General (B-128)

  • · UNAOC opens office at the Palais des Nations

UNCTAD Catherine Huissoud (B-128)

  • · Publication of the Review of Maritime Transport 2021

TOPICS

UNICEF
James Elder (Zoom) with Mitzi Jonelle Tan, a 24-year-old climate
activist from the Philippines who is part of UNICEF's delegation
for COP26 (from Glasgow)

  • · Climate justice and action on emissions

OCHA Jens Laerke (B-128)

  • · OCHA – Emergency Relief Coordinator Martin Griffiths wraps up visit to Ethiopia

UNHCR Shabia Mantoo (B-128)

  • · Fighting in eastern part of Democratic Republic of the Congo forces 11,000 to flee to Uganda

WHO Tarik Jašarević (Zoom) with Lisa Hedman, Senior Advisor, Access to Medicines and Health Products, WHO (Zoom)

  • · Syringe safety and supply