The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

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**Middle East

We have been asked a few times about UN participation in the workshop being held in Bahrain on 25-26 June.

As it stands, I understand that UNSCO (United Nations Special Coordinator’s Office) Deputy Special Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator and Resident Coordinator Jamie McGoldrick will be representing the United Nations at the event.

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For information media. Not an official record.



Document Type: Highlights of the Noon Briefing, Press briefing
Document Sources: Department of Public Information (DPI), Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), Secretary General, State, United Nations Special Coordinator in the Occupied Territories (UNSCO)
subject: Economic issues, Peace conference, Peace process, Peace proposals and efforts
Publication Date:12/06/2019
URLsource: https://www.un.org/press/en/2019/db190612.doc.htm