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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  • ‘I’m known as an activist.’ New UNAIDS leader takes charge

    Science – 27 November 2019 

  • Using humanitarian standards to protect both people and the environment: Sphere releases new thematic sheet

    Sphere – 26 November 2019

  • A Ministerial Declaration on Environment and Trade at the 2020 WTO Ministerial Conference

    Graduate Institute/Global Governance Centre – November 2019

  • The positive impact of labour standards on peoples’ lives

    ILO/Blog – 27 November 2019

  • WHO, UNICEF evacuate 76 staff from Ebola teams in Congo due to insecurity

    Reuters – 26 November 2019

  • International Organization for Migration to Open 110th Council Session Tuesday

    IOM – 26 November 2019

  • New UNAids chief vows to stamp out sexual misconduct and abuse of power

    The Guardian – 26 November 2019

  • humAInism, let’s talk AI

    By Jovan Kurbalija, Director of DiploFoundation and Head of Geneva Internet Platform
    humAInism – November 2019

  • Africa is where foreign investment still growing, says WEF President

    CNNMoney Switzerland – 26 November 2019 (video)

  • IPU publishes new guidelines to eliminate sexism and harassment in parliament

    IPU – 25 November 2019

  • Greenhouse gas concentrations in atmosphere reach yet another high

    "This continuing long-term trend means that future generations will be confronted with increasingly severe impacts of climate change, including rising temperatures, more extreme weather, water stress, sea level rise and disruption to marine and land ecosystems."
    WMO – 25 November 2019

  • Members reiterate joint call to launch selection process for Appellate Body members

    WTO – 22 November 2019

  • Le monde humanitaire ébranlé: Dès 2021, les plus grandes oeuvres d'entraide vont perdre une partie du soutien financie

    RTS – 25 novembre 2019 (vidéo)

  • The Small Arms Survey welcomes new director Daniel de Torres

    Graduate Institute – 22 November 2019

  • Trois femmes finalistes du prix Martin Ennals 2020

    Heidi.news – 26 novembre 2019

  • Crunch time for UN talks on killer robots as business demands clarity

    CNN Money Switzerland – 22 November 2019 (video)

  • IGF 2019 – Highlights from day 0

    Geneva Internet Platform/Digital Watch – 26 November 2019

  • When the meaning is in the method

    Two Nobel-prizewinning economists show how problems should be solved
    The Economist – 21 November 2019