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Tuesday, 21 January 2020




9:45 am

Security Council Stakeout


Press Encounter

Ambassador Danny Danon, Permanent Representative of Israel to the United Nations

10:00 am

Security Council Chamber


Security Council meeting

The situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question

10:00 am

Conference Room 4


Economic and Social Council
Commission for Social Development, Informal Briefing (convened by the Chair (Senegal) on the preparations of the 58th session (10-19 February 2020) of the Commission)

12:00 pm

Press Briefing Room, S-237


Noon Briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

Mr. Elliot Harris, UN Chief Economist and Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development and Ms. Marta Roig, Chief of Emerging Trends and Issues, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), will brief on the launch of the 2020 World Social Report

1:15 pm

Express Bar,
3rd Floor,
General Assembly Building


Opening of the Exhibition commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau (organized by the Permanent Missions of Israel and the Russian Federation)

Remarks by the Secretary-General

3:00 pm

Security Council Consultations Room

Security Council consultations (closed)
Other matters