Geneva Press Briefing: OSE Syria, WHO, UNHCR, WFP
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00:45:17
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English
Summary

Bi-weekly press briefing chaired by Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Geneva

Description

ANNOUNCEMENTS 

OSE Jenifer Fenton (Zoom) 

  • Constitutional committee 

 TOPICS 

WHO Fadela Chaib (B-128) 

  • World Health Assembly  

 UNHCR Shabia Mantoo (B-128) with Olga Sarrado, News and Media, UNHCR (From Poland) 

  • UNHCR expands operations in Poland to reach refugees from Ukraine amid rising vulnerabilities 

 Shabia Mantoo (B-128) 

  • UNHCR deeply concerned by renewed violence displacing thousands in North Kivu, DR Congo 
  • UNHCR urges Caribbean governments to protect refugees amid surge in risky sea crossings 

 WFP Tomson Phiri (B-128) 

  • Food price hikes push the poor to the brink in Malawi