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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  • Drones, Infrared Cameras and AI join the search for mines

    ICRC Blog – 16 June 2020

  • Digital Roadmap: The realistic acceleration of digital cooperation

    By Jovan Kurbalija

    DiploFoundation – 16 June 2020

  • Human Rights Council resumes its forty-third session and holds a general debate on Human Rights Bodies and Mechanisms

    UNHRC – 15 June 2020

  • Global foreign direct investment projected to plunge 40% in 2020

    UNCTAD – 16 June 2020 

  • WHO Warns Of COVID-19 Resurgences As Beijing & United States Grapple With New Outbreaks

    Health Policy Watch – 15 June 2020 

  • Here’s how ITU contributes to digital cooperation worldwide

    By Houlin Zhao, Secretary-General, ITU
    ITU News – 12 June 2020 

  • IUCN calls on business to put nature at the heart of economic recovery plans

    IUCN – 15 June 2020 

  • Le HCR et Twitter lancent l’émoji de la Journée mondiale 2020 du réfugié, créé par l’artiste ivoirien O’Plérou

    UNHCR – 15 juin 2020 

  • UN Roundup - Cov19 and UNAIDS Chief Executive Winnie Byanyima

    WRS – 15 June 2020 (audio)

  • Pandémie « La gouvernance de la crise a été centralisée à Genève »

    Le Matin – 15 juin 2020 

  • High-school teams from Switzerland and Germany win CERN Beamline for Schools competition

    CERN – 15 June 2020 

  • Will philanthropy's flexible funding outlast the pandemic?

    Devex – 15 June 2020 

  • Racism, Conflict, Country Violations Top UN Rights Council Agenda

    Voice of America – 14 June 2020

  • African nations call for racism debate at UN Human Rights Council

    Aljazeera / AFP – 13 June 2020

  • Statement by the Humanitarian Coordinator in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, David McLachlan-Karr, on media articles published by The New Humanitarian

    Reliefweb / OCHA – 12 June 2020

  • La plupart des Etats ont violé le texte fondamental de l'OMS

    Le Temps – 15 juin 2020

  • World Trade Organization Faces Leadership Battle In Shadow Of Crisis Over Organization’s Future

    Health Policy Watch – 12 June 2020

  • ILO Global Summit on COVID-19 and the World of Work - Building a better future of work

    ILO – 10 June 2020