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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  • World’s largest humanitarian network gathers in Geneva to shape its response to global challenges

    IFCR – 29 November 2019

     

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  • Press remarks by Mr. Geir O. Pedersen, United Nations Special Envoy for Syria

    "We have just concluded the second session of the Constitutional Committee. It was not possible to call for a meeting of the Small Body of 45, because there has not been an agreement on the agenda."
    UNOG – 29 November 2019

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  • Time to phase out mercury-added products has arrived

    UN Environment Programme – 30 November 2019

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  • WHO Director-General praises bravery of health workers during visit to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo following fatal attacks on Ebola responders

    WHO – 1 December 2019

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  • New Strawberry-Flavored H.I.V. Drugs for Babies Are Offered at $1 a Day

    The New York Times – 29 November 2019

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  • Philippe Burrin: «A l’ère des réseaux sociaux, le regard de l’historien demeure nécessaire»

    Le Temps – 30 novembre 2019 (accès payant)

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  • A Genève, un centre de réputation mondiale au bénéfice de la santé globale

    Le Temps – 2 décembre 2019 (accès payant)

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  • What's on this week?

    Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) Meeting of States Parties at UNOG; 22nd session of the IFRC General Assembly; Global Vaccine Safety Summit at WHO; Le Forum mondial sur les réfugiés: une nouvelle approche de la protection des réfugiés, au Club suisse de la presse; The implementation of international water law: global, regional and basin perspectives, by the Platform for International Water Law of the Geneva Water Hub; Film screening and debate: STYX, at the Graduate Institute; and more.
    Check out our calendar!

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  • WHO Scales Back Ebola Response Following Deadliest Attacks Ever On DRC Health Workers

    Health Policy Watch – 28 November 2019

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  • International Humanitarian Law and Cyber Operations during Armed Conflicts

    ICRC – 28 November 2019

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  • L’historien du nazisme devenu bâtisseur de la Genève internationale

    Tribune de Genève – 29 novembre 2019 (accès payant)

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  • Young Activists Summit #YAS19

    "La première édition du Sommet des jeunes activistes (Young Activists Summit #YAS19) se tiendra au Palais des Nations à Genève le 10 décembre 2019."
    YAS – 26 novembre 2019

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  • Le Forum mondial sur les réfugiés: une nouvelle approche de la protection des réfugiés

    Débat public au Club suisse de la presse, 2 décembre 2019, 12h15, avec Mme Kelly T. Clements, Haut Commissaire adjointe des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés (HCR), S.E. M. Pietro Mona, Ambassadeur suisse chargé du développement, du déplacement forcé et de la migration (DFAE) et M. Mauro Poggia, Conseiller d’Etat genevois en charge du Département de la sécurité, de l'emploi et de la santé (DSES)
    Club suisse de la presse 

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  • ClearSpace, une spin-off suisse à la tête d'un consortium européen pour faire le ménage en orbite

    Heidi News - 28 novembre 2019 (accès payant)

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  • COP25: UN climate change conference, 5 things you need to know

    UN News – 29 November 2019

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  • 270 million people are migrants, who send home a staggering $689 billion

    UN News – 27 November 2019

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  • Portail de la science: modification des limites de zones au nord de la route de Meyrin

    République et canton de Genève – 27 novembre 2019

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  • Innovative WHO HIV testing recommendations aim to expand treatment coverage

    WHO – 27 November 2019

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