- WHO Carla Drysdale (Zoom)
· World Menopause Day, 18 October
· Launch of the WHO Global Status Report on physical activity on Wednesday 19, October 2022
· Update on the 13th International Health Regulations or IHR Emergency Committee on COVID-19
· On Thursday this week, 19 October, the third Emergency Committee meeting on Monkeypox will be held.
- UNRISD Karima Cherif (Zoom)
· Launch of UNRISD 2022 Flagship Report - Crises of Inequality: Shifting Power for a New Eco-Social Contract
- OHCHR Ravina Shamdasani (B-128)
· Ethiopia: Warns of devastating impact of continued hostilities on civilians
· Iran: protests
- UNICEF James Elder (from Dollow, Somalia)
· UNICEF warning of unprecedented numbers of child deaths in Somalia
- OCHA Jens Laerke (B-128)
· Updated Humanitarian response Plan for Somalia – requirements have jumped 55 %.