United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Wednesday, 15 January 2014
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5)
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09:00 AM - 12:30 PM (ECOSOC) 2014 Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Financing the Clean Energy Future. sponsored by the Office for Partnerships.
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (TCC) Understanding early warning of mass atrocities twenty years after the genocide in Rwanda
Special event co-organized by the Permanent Mission of Rwanda, the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, and the Department of Public Information (DPI)
Panel discussion related to the upcoming 20th commemoration of the Rwanda genocide, with high-level speakers. Discussions on the early warning of mass atrocities.
It is 20 years since Roméo Dallaire called for early action by the UN that might have averted the genocide in Rwanda. Lt. Gen. The Hon. Roméo A. Dallaire will give the keynote speech at the event to mark the “Dallaire fax” of January 1994. Comments by UN Deputy Secretary-General Mr. Jan Eliasson will be followed by a panel discussion.
12:00 PM Noon Briefing
01:00 PM Press Conference: The 2014 Investor Summit on Climate Risk.
Speakers: Ms. Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC); Ms. Mindy Lubber, President, Ceres; Mr. Thomas DiNapoli, Comptroller, New York State; and Mr. Michael Liebreich, Chief Executive Officer, Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
02:00 PM - 05:45 PM (ECOSOC) 2014 Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Financing the Clean Energy Future. sponsored by the Office for Partnerships.