United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Tuesday, 17 December 2013
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Tuesday, December 17, 2013
05:00 AM - 06:00 AM (Geneva, Palais des Nations) Commemoration in honour of the late former President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr. Nelson Mandela. The commemoration will bring together the international community in Geneva to pay its collective respect to of one of the greatest leaders and most remarkable human beings of our time, to salute his extraordinary courage, and to be inspired by his struggle for freedom, equality and justice for all. The commemoration will include a message from the Secretary-General, a video message from the High Commissioner for Human Rights, remarks by the Permanent Representative of South Africa and the Permanent Observer of the African Union, and an address by former Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
09:45 AM Security Council media stakeout (Afghanistan)
10:00 AM Security Council: 7085th meeting - The situation in Afghanistan. Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Afghanistan and its implications for international peace and security (S/2013/721)
10:00 AM Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals - Informal meeting on measuring progress.
12:00 PM Noon Briefing
02:45 PM Security Council media stakeout (CTED, West Africa)
03:00 PM Security Council: 7086th meeting - Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts
7087th meeting - Peace consolidation in West Africa. Report of the Secretary-General on the activities of the United Nations Office for West Africa (S/2013/732)
03:00 PM Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals - Informal meeting on measuring progress.