Daily News

Stay tuned with what’s happening across International Geneva.

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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  • La mémoire numérique du CERN prend des couleurs

    "Près de 200 000 photographies en couleurs ont été scannées afin de les préserver et de les rendre plus facilement accessibles"

    CERN – 22 juillet 2020

  • CERN, SKAO, GÉANT and PRACE to collaborate on high-performance computing

    CERN – 22 July 2020

  • Bulgarian Diplomatic Institute recognises DiploFoundation’s contribution to Institute's work

    DiploFoundation – 24 July 2020

  • Seckou Keita & Friends - Now Or Never (Official Video): Support the ICRC in response to COVID-19!

    With Seckou Keita, Fatoumata Diawara, Noura Mint Seymali, Hakim, Manecas Costa, Anandi Bhattacharya, Zule Guerra, Kris Drever, Celestine Walcott-Gordon

    Youtube – 26 July 2020 (video)

  • What's on this week?

    High-level Global Talk Show: Towards a “Hepatitis-free future” @WHO; Committee on Agriculture @WTO; Online training @PHAP on Humanitarian Leadership: Dealing with uncertainties; Webinar on The impact of unequal access to ICT infrastructure on the Geography of COVID-19 Diffusion @ITU, and more. Check out the calendar!

  • IUCN creates a global standard for evaluating trendy "nature-based solutions"

    Heidi.news / Geneva Solutions – 23 July 2020

  • DG Azevêdo: “We’ve achieved a lot, but much remains to be done”

    “In his farewell remarks to the General Council on 23 July, Director-General Roberto Azevêdo reflected on the achievements secured during his seven years at the helm of the WTO and the challenges facing the organization ahead.”

    WTO – 23 July 2020

  • COVID-19: No return to ‘old normal’, says UN health chief, as cases top 15 million

    UN News – 23 July 2020

  • Visite guidée de la jonction autoroutière du Grand-Saconnex

    Tribune de Genève – 22 July 2020 (accès payant)

  • Health and Medical in Geneva, Switzerland

    CAGI / vimeo – January 2020 (video)

  • What is the future of the UN in the age of impunity?

    The Guardian – 23 July 2020

  • New COVID-19 Law Lab to provide vital legal information and support for the global COVID-19 response

    WHO – 22 July 2020

  • AP Exclusive: Aid from top donors drops even as need soars

    AP – 22 July 2020

  • Islamist militants in northeast Nigeria execute four aid workers

    Swissinfo / Reuters – 22 July 2020

  • An Early Front-Runner Emerges in the Race to Lead the WTO

    Bloomberg – 20 July 2020

  • Le candidat à la tête de l’OMC Liam Fox vole la vedette

    Le Temps – 22 juillet 2020 (accès payant)

  • Members endorse Turkmenistan’s WTO observer status

    WTO – 22 July 2020

  • World leaders to send videos instead of traveling to U.N. in September

    Swissinfo / Reuters – 23 July 2020