Daily News

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The Daily News is a selection of articles (from media, OI, NGOs, public authorities) about humanitarian, public health, trade or human rights issues in Geneva. The selected articles are mainly in English and French. 

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  • World failing to provide children with a healthy life and a climate fit for their future: WHO-UNICEF-Lancet

    WHO - 19 February 2020

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  • WHO Official Defends Tighter China COVID-19 Surveillance As “Good Public Health Measure”

    Health Policy Watch - 18 February 2020

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  • Drogue, conquête et guerres

    Entretien avec Ruth Dreifuss, ancienne conseillère fédérale et présidente de la Commission globale de politique en matière de drogues

    RTS / Histoire vivante – 11 février 2020 (audio)

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  • Why did this UN ad irk women aid workers?

    The New Humanitarian – 18 February 2020

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  • Le FIFDH à Genève va brandir en mars les révoltes mondiales

    Swissinfo / ATS - 18 février 2020

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  • Note to Correspondents: Intra-Libyan Joint Military Commission

    « On 18 February 2020, under the auspices of the United Nations, the Intra-Libyan Joint Military Commission is resuming its meeting in Geneva. »
    UN Secretary-General – 17 February 2020

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  • Le Salon International des Inventions de Genève reporté en Septembre

    Salon International des Inventions – 17 février 2020

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  • Number Of New Infections In China Slows, But Fear Of Further International Spread Remains

    Health Policy Watch – 17 February 2020

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  • Dr Christophe Golay is shortlisted for the position of UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food

    The Geneva Academy – 17 February 2020

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  • Les ONG sous le coup des restrictions budgétaires de l’ONU

    Le Temps – 17 février 2020 (accès payant)

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  • Jeff Bezos: World's richest man pledges $10bn to fight climate change

    BBC News – 17 February 2020

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  • L'oeil de la Genève internationale

    On 18 February, Professor Petteri Taalas, WMO Secretary-General, will present a conference about « Climate Change and Disasters » at the Univeryity of Geneva
    Genève internationale - 17 February 2020

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  • ‘This is a time for facts, not fear,’ says WHO chief as COVID-19 virus spreads

    UN News - 15 February 2020

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  • Mégaprojet en vue dans le quartier international

    Tribune de Genève – 14 février 2020 (accès payant)

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  • Joint Statement by the Office of OSESGY and ICRC on the outcomes on the third meeting of the Prisoners Exchange

    ICRC – 16 February 2020

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  • Prof. Jovan Kurbalija awarded honour by the Republic of Malta

    DiploFoundation – 11 February 2020

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  • Première journée internationale de Pechakucha à Genève!

    Le Temps – 16 février 2020

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  • What’s on this week?

    Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights / 67th session; What’s next for the UN Peacebuilding Architecture? by the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform; Youth Transitions - A Global Interdisciplinary Policy Research Conference at IHEID ; Cross-sectoral Dialogue on Data Collection at WMO; Martin Ennals Award Ceremony 2020; Pechakucha Night @Innovation Park, Irène Jacob présente: “Big Bang: roman" au CERN; and more… Check out the calendar
     

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