United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Friday, 7 March 2014
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5)
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03:00 AM 25th regular session of the Human Rights Council (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 3 - 28 March 2014)
04:00 AM THE HAGUE (10.00am) - Croatia v. Serbia at International Court of Justice (ICJ)
07:15 AM (1:15pm, Geneva time CET) Press Conference: Humanitarian situation in the Philippines and Central African Republic.
Speaker: Ms. Valerie Amos, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator
09:00 AM (GA) UNIS-UN 2014 Conference: Globalization: A World of Exchange
[1 hour lunch break at 11:45am]
09:45 AM Security Council media stakeouts
10:00 AM Security Council: Children and armed conflict. (7129th meeting)
Letter dated 1 March 2014 from the Permanent Representative of Luxembourg to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General (S/2014/144)
10:00 AM (ECOSOC) General Assembly: High-level thematic debate on "Contributions of women, the young and civil society to the post-2015 development agenda" - Panel Discussion 1.
Closing the inequality gap: efforts for addressing inequalities and meeting new and emerging global challenges for the eradication of poverty through the meaningful contributions of women, the young and civil society in the post-2015 development agenda.
10:00 AM (TCC) UN Observance of International Women’s Day 2014
10:00 AM (CR.2) Statistical Commission: Forty-fifth session
11:30 AM (DDR, Stakeout 2) "March in March" Award ceremony to mark International Women's Day [Organised by UN Women for Peace in collaboration with the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNOC)]
12:00 PM (TCC) UN International Women’s Day commemoration: "Equality for women is progress for all”
The event will reflect on the achievements and challenges in addressing the needs and priorities of women and girls in implementing the MDGs and in the formulation of the Post 2015 Development Agenda.
Participants include: Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General; John W. Ashe, President of the 68th session of the UN General Assembly; Hillary Rodham Clinton, Former United States Secretary of State, U.S. Senator; Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women; and, Andrea Nunez, Vice President of the World YWCA Board.
12:00 PM Noon Briefing
03:00 PM (TCC) General Assembly: 75th plenary meeting
1. Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: report of the General Committee (A/68/250/Add.2) [item 7]
2. Election of the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme: Note by the Secretary-General (A/68/770) [item 115 (d)]
3. Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items:Appointment of members of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions: report of the Fifth Committee (A/68/557/Add.1 ) [items 7 and 116 (a)]
4. Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences: Note by the Secretary-General (A/68/91) [item 116 (g)]
03:00 PM (REFEED around 3pm, Stakeout 4) "March in March" (from 42nd street to 47th street to Dag Park to call for Ending Violence against Women) to mark International Women's Day.
[Organised by UN Women for Peace in collaboration with the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNOC)]
03:00 PM (ECOSOC) General Assembly: High-level thematic debate on "Contributions of women, the young and civil society to the post-2015 development agenda" - Panel Discussion 2.
Strategies for the effective, inclusive and participatory roles for women, the young and civil society in the post-2015 development agenda: identifying best practices, tools and mechanisms, and exploring opportunities for new, transparent and sustainable outcomes.
05:30 PM (ECOSOC) General Assembly: High-level thematic debate on "Contributions of women, the young and civil society to the post-2015 development agenda" - Closing