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CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT TO HOLD FIRST PUBLIC PLENARY OF ITS 2018 SESSION COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD HOLDS SEVENTY-SEVENTH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 15 JANUARY TO 2 FEBRUARY 2018
CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT TO HOLD FIRST PUBLIC PLENARY OF ITS 2018 SESSION COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD HOLDS SEVENTY-SEVENTH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 15 JANUARY TO 2 FEBRUARY 2018

Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries

Today's Press Conferences

UNICEF Press Conference
22 February 2018 11:00 - 11:45
Pre-embargo launch of UNICEF Child Alert: the dangers facing Rohingya children in Bangladesh and Myanmar six months after the latest mass flight of refugees
  • Edouard Beigbeder, Representative, UNICEF Bangladesh
  • Simon Ingram, UNICEF Senior Communication Adviser/report author
  • Upcoming Press Conferences

    OHCHR Press Conference
    23 February 2018 09:00 - 09:45
    Launch of report by the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan(NB: Commission Chairperson Yasmin Sooka will be holding a press conference simultaneously in Nairobi – additional information in attached media advisory)(The report will be shared with you beforehand under embargo. It is scheduled to be presented by the Commission to the Human Rights Council on 13 March)
  • Prof. Andrew Clapham, Member of the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan
  • Press Conference requested by the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar
    23 February 2018 15:00 - 15:45
    Nine month of human rights violations: the report of OHCHR technical mission to the State of Qatar
  • Dr. Ali bin Smaikh Al-Marri, Chairman of the Qatari National Human Rights Committee