Economic and Social Council

ECOSOC - Humanitarian Affairs Segment 2021

22 June 2021

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ECOSOC - Humanitarian Affairs Segment 2021

Production Date: 
22 Jun 2021

Video Length

02:15:06

Asset Language: 
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Summary: 
ECOSOC Event on the Transition from Relief to Development
Description: 

ECOSOC Event on the Transition from Relief to Development: Preventing the looming risk of multiple famines and addressing rising acute food insecurity: taking action to save lives and reduce people's needs, risks and vulnerabilities through closer humanitarian, development and peace building collaboration
Co-Chairs:
● H.E. Ambassador Ms. Pascale Baeriswyl, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations and Vice-President of ECOSOC
● H.E. Ambassador Mr. Sergiy Kyslytsya, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations and Vice-President of ECOSOC
Moderator:
● Mr. Robert Piper, Assistant Secretary-General for Development Coordination, UN DCO
Panelists
● H.E. Mr. Ali Betti, High Commissioner for 3N Initiative, Niger Government (TBC)
● Mr. Ramesh Rajasingham, Acting Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator
● Mr. Amir Abdulla, Deputy Executive Director, World Food Programme
● Mr. Dominique Burgeon, Director - Geneva, Food and Agriculture Organization
● Ms. Dabagai Dabagai, Country Director - Nigeria, Action Against Hunger
● Ms. Muna Luqman, Executive Director, Food4Humanity

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