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25 April 2014UNCTAD Press ConferenceGlobal Investment Trends and Prospects
(Global Investment Trends Monitor n°16 embargoed until 12:00 GMT (noon) on 28/04)
James Zhan, Director, Division on Investment and Enterprise, UNCTAD
23 April 2014World Immunization Week 2014, 24-30 AprilWorld Immunization Week 2014, 24-30 April
Dr Jean-Marie Okwo-Bele, Director, Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, WHO
Ms Tracey Goodman, Technical Officer, Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals, WHO
16 April 2014UNICEF Press ConferenceUpdate of the situation of children in the Central African Republic and in the region
Mr. Manuel FONTAINE, UNICEF Regional Director for West and Central Africa Region
15 April 2014Press conference by OHCHRLaunch of the OHCHR report on the human rights situation in Ukraine
Gianni Magazzeni, Chief of the Americas, Europe, and Central Asia Branch, OHCHR
15 April 2014Press conference by the Permanent Mission of UkraineThe current situation in Ukraine
H.E. Mr. Yurii Klymenko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
14 April 2014ECE Press ConferencePresentation of the study Current status and perspectives for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The study was completed by a team of international experts working under the auspices of UNECE. It will be discussed at the meeting of the UNECE expert group on gas on 14 April
· Scott Foster, Director, Sustainable Energy Division, UNECE
· Francisco P. de la Flor Garcia, Director of Regulation, ENAGAS S.A. (Spain), and team leader of the study
· Pedro Moraleda, Principal, Energy Markets Advice (Spain)
9 April 2014Press Conference by the Permanent Mission of the Holy SeePeace and the future of the Middle East
His Beatitude Cardinal Bechara Boutros Raï, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East
H.E. Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the Office of the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva
8 April 2014The situation in the Central African RepublicThe situation in the Central African Republic
Denise Brown, WFP Regional Director, West Africa
8 April 2014WHO Press ConferenceWHO to issue first-ever hepatitis C treatment guidelines (embargoed).
(The embargo will lift at 11 GMT, on Wednesday 9 April 2014).
Dr Stefan Wiktor, Team lead, Global Hepatitis Programme, WHO
Dr Peter Beyer, Senior Advisor, Dept. of Essential Medicines and Health Products, WHO
Dr Andrew Ball, Senior Advisor, Policy, Strategy and Equity, Dept. of HIV/AIDS, WHO
7 April 2014OCHA Press ConferencePress Conference on behalf of the State of Kuwait on humanitarian funding to the Syria crisis.
Dr. Abdullah Al-Matouq, Special Advisor to His Highness the Amir of the State of Kuwait and the UN Secretary-General's Humanitarian Envoy
Antonio Guterres, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Rashid M. Khalikov, Director, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) - Geneva
Ambassador William Lacy Swing, Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Mr. Amir Abdulla, Deputy Executive Director and Chief of Operations, WFP
3 April 2014Press Conference by the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS)The State of Mine Action Around the Globe at the occasion of the International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action (4 April 2014)
Paul Heslop, Chief of Programmes, UN Mine Action Service
3 April 2014OCHA Press ConferenceHumanitarian situation in South Sudan
Toby Lanzer, Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General, UNDP Resident Representative and Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan
2 April 2014Joint IFRC/WHO Press ConferencePre-launch press briefing
Advocacy report - Dengue: Turning up the volume on a silent disaster
Embargoed until 4 April 2014 at 1:01am CEST (00:01 GMT).
Walter Cotte, Under Secretary General, Programme Services Division, IFRC
Amanda McClelland, Senior Officer, Emergency Health, IFRC
Dr Raman Velayudhan, Coordinator, Vector Ecology and Management Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (HTM/NTD), WHO

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