L'oeil de la Genève Internationale

Every week, discover a theme of International Geneva’s current events linked to an image of a renowned photographer.

 

2014

Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon visit to the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG)

The Power of Empowered Women 2014 - An Interactive Dialogue on Women’s Empowerment and Economic Development & an ethical fashion show presentation, Palais des Nations & WTO atrium, 12 June 2014 

The Power of Empowered Women 2014 - An Ethical fashion show presentation, WTO atrium, 12 June 2014

Presentation of the GAIN Award for Innovative Integrated Programming at the 2014 Micronutrient Forum, Addis Abeba, 5 June 2014

Presentation of the GAIN Award for Innovative Integrated Programming at the Micronutrient Forum, Addis Abeba, 5 June 2014

Opening of the 103rd Session of the International Labour Conference, Palais des Nations, 28 May 2014 

Opening session of the 103rd Session of the International Labour Conference, Palais des Nations, 28 May 2014

Sixty-seventh World Health Assembly, Technical briefing on "Health care under attack: a call for action", Palais des Nations, 21 May 2014

Sixty-seventh World Health Assembly, technical briefing on "Health care under attack: a call for action", Palais des Nations, 21 May 2014

First screening of Ciné ONU Geneva "12 Years a Slave", Maison de la paix, 14 May 2014

First screening of Ciné ONU Geneva "12 Years a Slave", Maison de la Paix, 14 May 2014

Inauguration of the exhibition Humanizing War?  ICRC - 150 years of humanitarian action , Musée Rath, 29 April 2014

Inauguration of the exhibition Humanizing War? - ICRC - 150 years of humanitarian action , Musée Rath, 29 April 2014
Launch of IOM programme providing school transportation for Syrian refugee children in Northern Irak, Domiz II camp in Dohuk, Iraq, January 2014

Opening session of the Geneva Health Forum, 14 April 2014

Opening session of the Geneva Health Forum, 14 April 2014

Opening of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention intersessional meetings in Geneva, World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), 9 April 2014

Opening of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention intersessional meetings in Geneva, World Meteorological Organisation (WMO), 9 April 2014

GCSP Open House Day, Maison de la paix, 2 April 2014

GCSP Open House Day, Maison de la paix, 2 April 2014

Launch of UNECE/FAO “Forests For Fashion – Fashion for Forests” on the occasion of the International Day of Forests, Palais des Nations, 21 March 2014

Launch of UNECE/FAO “Forests For Fashion – Fashion for Forests” on the occasion of the International Day of Forests, Palais des Nations, 21 March 2014

130th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU),  International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG), 19 March 2014

130th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, International Conference Centre Geneva (CICG), 19 March 2014

Opening Ceremony of the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH), Victoria Hall, 7 March 2014

Opening Ceremony of the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH), Victoria Hall, 7 March 2014

25th Session of the Human Rights Council, UN National Dress Day, Palais des Nations, 7 March 2014

25th Session of the Human Rights Council, UN National Dress Day, Palais des Nations, 7 March 2014

A family of Syrian refugees arrives in Arsal, Lebanon, after leaving Yabrud 6 hours earlier, 17 February 2014. Thousands of Syrians have crossed the border into Lebanon following an offensive on the city of Yabrud. UNHCR registered over 800 families on February 17 alone and has been disributing aid to thousands of new refugees.

UNHCR Lebanon / Syrian Refugees

Distribution of clean drinking water in a camp hosting displaced people in Juba, South Sudan, by the ICRC and the South Sudan Red Cross Society, January 2014

Distribution of clean drinking water in a camp hosting displaced people in Juba, South Sudan, by the ICRC and the South Sudan Red Cross Society, January 2014

Geneva Conference on Syria, Second round, Palais des Nations, 13 February 2014

Geneva Conference on Syria, Second round, Palais des Nations, 13 February 2014

Great wetlands scavenger hunt on the occasion of the World Wetlands Day, Geneva, 30 January 2014

Great wetlands scavenger hunt on the occasion of the World Wetlands Day, Geneva, 30 January 2014