Movers and Shakers

A selection of news from IOs, NGOs or public authorities about ambassadors, directors, board members and other people shaping the future of International Geneva. Stay tuned!


  • Bye bye bilaterals: UN general assembly to embrace Zoom diplomacy

    The Guardian – 19 September 2020

  • What’s on this week?

    Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO; ISO General Assembly 2020; Protecting Jobs: Decent Work Solutions for a Just Transition, ILO; UNECE 2020 Energy Week; Sustainable Development Impact Summit, WEF; Climat : que fait la Genève internationale, Geneva Environment Network; The Racism of International Relations, IHEID; Check out the calendar

  • Global Health Leaders Plead For ‘Billions’ In Immediate Funding To Fight The Pandemic As G-20 Health & Finance Ministers Meet

    Health Policy Watch – 17 September 2020

  • Robert Mardini: «Le CICR prévoit un déficit de 130 millions pour 2020»

    Le Temps – 17 septembre 2020 (accès payant)

  • Robert Mardini s'exprime sur les suppressions d'emplois au CICR

    RTS / La Matinale – 18 septembre 2020 (vidéo)

  • What is the humanitarian impact of the COVID-19 pandemic?

    With Linh Schroeder, deputy regional director, ICRC Africa

    ICRC – 17 September 2020

  • Le Club suisse de la presse s’installe au Domaine de Penthes et étend ses prestations

    Club suisse de la presse – 17 septembre 2020

  • Covid in Europe: WHO warns of 'alarming' spread across continent

    The Guardian – 17 September 2020

  • Keep health workers safe to keep patients safe: WHO

    WHO – 17 September 2020

  • ILO: Developing countries should invest US$1.2 trillion to guarantee basic social protection

    ILO – 17 September 2020

  • WIPO Director General Gurry and Colombia President Duque Open "WIPO Conference on the Global Digital Content Market"

    WIPO – 16 September 2020

  • A record-breaking year for childhood immunisation

    By Dr Seth Berkley, CEO, Gavi

    Gavi – 16 September 2020