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*       Note on media arrangements for UNGA75

*       Media Advisory on High-level events

*       Media Resource Guide

 

 

UNTV and UN PHOTO will provide pool coverage of official in-person meetings

 

For side events see UN Web TV schedule

 

TIME (New York)

EVENT

9:00 am

General Assembly 75th session: General Debate

For Speakers List see the UN Journal

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

9:00 am

High-level virtual panel: Participation, Human Rights and the Governance Challenge Ahead

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

10:00 am

Central Asian Experience with Individuals returned from Syria and Iraq: successes, challenges and lessons learned

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

10:00 am

Education During Covid-19 and Beyond: The Global Education Coalition in Action

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

10:00 am

Security Council meeting

Identical letters dated 19 January 2016 from the Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General and the President of the Security Council (S/2016/53)

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

Following above

Security Council meeting

Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan

Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in the Sudan and the activities of the United Nations Integrated Transition Assistance Mission in Sudan (S/2020/912)

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

Following above

Security Council consultations (closed)

-       UNITAMS (S/2020/912)

-       Other matters

11:30 am

Virtual press briefing to launch "Protect the Progress - Rise, Refocus, Recover", the 2020 Progress Report, on the 'Every Woman Every Child' Global Strategy for Women's, Children's and Adolescents' Health.

 

Speakers: Ms. Henrietta Fore, Executive Director, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); H.E. Kersti Kaljulaid, President of the Republic of Estonia and Co-Chair of the High-Level Steering Group for Every Woman Every Child; and H.E. Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of Norway and Co-Chair of the UN Secretary-General's Sustainable Development Goals Advocacy Group

 

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

12:00 pm

Virtual press briefing by Mr. Achim Steiner, United Nations Development (UNDP) Programme Administrator and Mr. Cyrille Vigneron, Chief Executive Officer of Cartier. They will brief reporters on the 'Lion's Share' - an initiative led by UNDP and a coalition of businesses and UN partners

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

Approx.

12:30 pm

Noon Briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)

Approx.

1:00 pm

Press Briefing by the Spokesperson for the President of the General Assembly

Streamed live on UN web TV (webtv.un.org)