Press Conferences

Geneva Press Briefing: HRC, OHCHR, WFP, OCHA,…

Bi-weekly press briefing chaired by Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief, Press and External Relations Section, United Nations Information Service (UNIS), Geneva


HRC Rolando Gomez

  • · Human Rights Council update

FAO Adriano Timossi (Zoom)

  • · World Food Forum


OHCHR Elizabeth Throssell (B-128)

  • · Privacy in the digital age – latest OHCHR report looks at threats to human rights posed by spyware and surveillance.

Jeremy Laurence (B-128)

  • · Myanmar report

WFP George Fominyen (Zoom) with Barbara Clemens, WFP Country Director in Ghana (from Accra)

  • ·  WFP's efforts in helping Ghana beyond aid.

OCHA Jens Laerke (B-128)

  • · Allocations being made by the UN's emergency fund CERF

WHO Margaret Harris (Zoom) with Dr Neelam Dhingra -Kumar, coordinator, Quality of Care, WHO (Zoom)

  • · World Patient Safety Day

FAO Adriano Timossi (Zoom) with Dorian Navarro, Statistician

  • · FAO Update on the progress and achievements on food and agriculture-related SDGs indicators