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UNTV NEWS POOL OPERATIONS - Monday, 30 March 2015

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 (The Switch UNN TV-1NY)   (TCC)

 

9:30am to 1:15pm   LIVE   High Level interactive Dialogue:

  “The International Decade for Action ‘Water for Life’: Progress achieved and lessons learned for sustainable development”

Opening Statements: President of the General Assembly, Sam Kutesa; Deputy  
Secretary-General of the United Nations, Jan Eliasson
Morning segment: Comprehensive Review of “Water for Life” Decade What
progress has been achieved during the Decade and what challenges persist?

(Encompass 4496)   (Stakeout 2)

 

10:00am to 1:15pm   LIVE   Press encounter (outside the ECOSOC Chamber):

(This will also be the stakeout to be open during the ECOSOC Integration
Segment 2015. At approximately 11:30 H.E. Mr. Perry Gladstone Christie,
Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and Chair of the
Caribbean Community (CARICOM))

 (Encompass 4497)   (The Switch UNN TV-3NY)   (ECOSOC)  

 

10:00am to 1:00   LIVE   meeting:

Economic and Social Council 2015 Integration Segment
                                          
Opening remarks: Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council, Mr.
Vladimir Drobnjak (Croatia); Address by the President of the General Assembly
of the sixty-ninth session, Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa (Uganda) Address by the
Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Jan Eliasson.

Keynote Addresses by: His Excellency Mr. Jakaya Kikwete, President of the
United Republic of Tanzania His Excellency Mr. Perry Gladstone Christie, Prime
Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and Chair of the Caribbean
Community (CARICOM) His Excellency Mr. Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of
Sweden Perspectives from Business and Labour Ms. Sharan Burrow, General
Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) Mr. Daniel Funes de
Rioja, President, International Organization of Employers (IOE)

The ‘Big Think’ on Jobs and Growth.
Participants: Mr. Richard Quest, CNN (moderator) H.E. Ms. Marianne Thyssen,
European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Mobility Mr.
Guy Ryder, Director-General, International Labour Organization Mr. Min Zhu,
Deputy Managing Director, IMF Prof. Dr. Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate and
Professor of Economics, Columbia University

 (Encompass 4025)   (PBR)

 

11:00am   LIVE   Press conference:

Launch of World Water Development Report
Speakers: Dr. Blanca Jimenez, Director Hydrology, United Nations Educational, Scientific and
Cultural Organization (UNESCO); and Vice-Chair UN Water and Mr. Richard Connor, Lead
Author of the World Water Development Report
                                                                 

  (Encompass 4025)   (PBR)

 

12:00pm   LIVE   Noon Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General:
                                                                 

(Encompass 4496)   (Stakeout 1)

 

2:45pm   LIVE   Stakeout 2nd floor outside the Security Council Chamber:

(This will also be the Stakeout to be open during and following the Security Council
ministerial meeting.)

 

(Encompass 4497)   (The Switch UNN TV-3NY)   (SCC)  

 

3:00pm   LIVE   Security Council 7421st  meeting:

                         Briefing: Implementation of the note S/2010/507

(The Switch UNN TV-1NY)   (TCC)

 

3:00pm to 6:00pm   LIVE   High Level interactive Dialogue:

 “The International Decade for Action ‘Water for Life’: Progress achieved and lessons learned for sustainable development”

-“Carrying the lessons learned from the Decade into the Post-2015 Development
Agenda What are the good practices for sustainable and integrated water
management?
-What are the good practices with regards to means of implementation and
partnerships?

(Encompass 4025)   (PBR)

 

3:45pm   LIVE   Press conference:

Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Lofven will brief the press on the UN Economic and Social
Council (ECOSOC) high-level integration segment on achieving sustainable development
through employment creation and decent work.