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La settimana all’Onu

Gen. Serra and Gen. Portolano

NEW YORK – La settimana delle Nazioni Unite dal 6 al 10 ottobre:

Lunedi’, 6 Ottobre – Palazzo di Vetro chiuso per la festa islamica di Eid.

Tuesday, 7 October

In the morning, the Security Council will hold consultations on Syria and the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).

The guest at the noon briefing, Kevin Kennedy, the Deputy Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq, will brief via video link from Iraq.

At 1:15 p.m., in Conference Room 7, there will be a briefing on the Secretary-General’s report on international migration and development.

At 1:15 p.m., in Conference Room 8, there will a briefing on the World Social Protect Report 2015.

At 3 p.m., in Conference Room 6, there will be a panel discussion on Implications of the Argentine Debt Litigation for the International Financial Architecture.

From 7 to 13 October, in Geneva, the Human Rights Committee will hold a session to review reports on Sri Lanka, Burundi, Haiti, Malta, Montenegro and Israel.

At 2:15 p.m., in Geneva, the World Health Organization (WHO) will discuss the upcoming 60th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP6) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), to take place from 13 to 18 October in Moscow.

At 3 p.m., in Geneva, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) will hold a press conference on the World Investment Forum 2014: Building Bridges with the Private Sector.

At 5 p.m., in New York, the new Head of Mission of UNIFIL Luciano Portolano will meet the press at the Italian Mission in New York.

Wednesday, 8 October

In the morning, the Security Council will meet on the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA).

At 1 p.m., at the Adelphi University, the Deputy Secretary-General will give a talk entitled The UN in a World of Turmoil.

At 1:15 p.m., in Conference Room 8, there will be an event on Policy Dialogue: Shared Societies Perspective in the Post-2015 Development Agenda.

At 10:10 a.m., in Geneva, the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) will start a two-day session on housing and land management.

At 3 p.m., in Geneva, the Universal Postal Union (UPU) will hold a press conference to commemorate World Post Day (9 October).

Thursday, 9 October

Today is World Post Day.

This morning, the Security Council will hold a briefing on UN Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO).

The guest at the noon briefing will be Yukio Takasu, the Under-Secretary-General for Management (DM).

At 2 p.m., in Geneva, there will be a press conference on the occasion of the Italian presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Friday, 10 October

At 1:15 p.m., in Conference Room E, there will be a briefing on the Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Joint Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)/ International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture.

At 1:15 p.m., in Conference Room 8, there will be a briefing on the debt situation and challenges facing developing countries and the ongoing development of a debt workout mechanism.

At 1:15 p.m., in Conference Room 1, there will be a high-level civil society hearing on addressing drug use together through a health-based approach as part of the International Drug Control Conventions.

 

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Alessandra Baldini e’ stata la prima donna giornalista parlamentare per l’Ansa, poi corrispondente a Washington e responsabile degli uffici Ansa di New York e Londra. Dirige OnuItalia.

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