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Recent Press Releases & Meeting Summaries

Today's Press Conferences

UN Environment-CITES Press Conference
23 November 2017 09:00 - 09:45
69th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) - 27 November-1 December 2017, CICG, Geneva
Coffee and croissants offered.
  • John Scanlon, Secretary General of CITES
  • Carolina Caceres, Chair of the CITES Standing Committee
  • Chiefs of units of CITES Secretariat
  • Upcoming Press Conferences

    Press Conference requested by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Indonesia
    27 November 2017 13:30 - 14:15
    Taking responsibility for the fish that we eat
  • H.E. Ms. Susi Pudjiastut, Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic of Indonesia
  • OHCHR Press Conference - Special Rapporteur on Torture
    27 November 2017 15:00 - 15:45
    The Special Rapporteur gives details of his visit to Serbia from 13 – 24 November to investigate issues surrounding torture, cruel, inhumane or degrading treatment

    Mr. Nils Melzer, Special Rapporteur for torture and other cruel, inhumane or degrading treatment
    ILO Press Conference
    29 November 2017 10:00 - 10:45
    Launch of the “World Social Protection Report 2017/19: Universal social protection to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals”
    Under embargo until Wednesday, 29 November at 9:00 p.m. GMT (10:00 p.m. Geneva time)
  • Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General
  • Conférence de presse de l'Institut international pour la démocratie et l’assistance électorale (IDEA International)
    29 November 2017 11:00 - 11:45
    État de la démocratie dans le monde en 2017 : Étude de la résilience démocratique
  • Yves Leterme, Secrétaire général, IDEA International
  • Nathalie Ebead, Chef d’unité Analyse Democratique, IDEA International