Geneva Press Briefing: HRC, UNCTAD, WHO, OHCHR, OCHA
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French
Summary

Biweekly Geneva Press Briefing Chaired by Rhéal LeBlanc, Chief, Press and External Relations Section

Description

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

HRC                 Rolando
Gomez 

·        
Human Rights Council update

 

UNCTAD        Arlette Verploegh 

·        
Update UNCTAD15 and press coverage

 

ITC                   Vittorio Cammarota

·        
Release of the ITC Coffee Guide      

 

UNIS on behalf of Fernando Puchol (WTO)

 

 TOPICS

WFP                 Stephen Jackson, Resident Coordinator (Via
Zoom from Nairobi)

·        
The Launch of Kenya Drought Flash  Appeal           

 

OHCHR           Rupert Colville 

·        
Myanmar-killing of a Rohingya leader in the
refugee camp of Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh    

 

OCHA              Jens Laerke 

·        
Update on flooding in South Sudan and Sudan and
warnings of relief pipeline breaks – OCHA

 

WHO                Margaret Harris (Via Zoom) with Dr April Baller, Medical Officer, Infection Prevention
& Control World Health Emergencies (Via Zoom)

·        
Latest review of the recommendations on masks for
health workers in the context of COVID-19