New York

21 February 2020

Note to Correspondents: Secretary-General to address Human Rights Council in Geneva

On Monday, at the opening of the 43rd session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, the Secretary-General will launch a global call to action for human rights.
While in Geneva, he will meet with various leaders and senior officials as well as representatives from human rights groups.
He will also take part in the first meeting of the High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement and engage in a conversation with young people as part of his ongoing UN75 discussions with youth.
The Secretary-General will be back in New York on Tuesday night.