United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Friday, 27 June 2014
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4)
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04:00 AM - 12:00 PM 26th regular session of the Human Rights Council (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 10 - 27 June 2014)
10:00 AM Press Conference: "Rebuilding Timbuktu: The restoration of an intellectual and spiritual capital and its vital role in Mali's post-conflict recovery".
Speakers: Ms. Vibeke Jensen, Director of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Office in New York and Lazare Eloudou Assomo UNESCO Representative to Mali
10:00 AM (CR.2) Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples (9th meeting).
- Question of Tokelau (A/AC.109/2014/L.15) (continued)
- Question of New Caledonia (A/AC.109/2014/16 and A/AC.109/2014/L.12)
- Report of the visiting mission (A/AC.109/2014/20/Rev.1)
- Question of French Polynesia (A/AC.109/2014/19 and A/AC.109/2014/L.16)
- Report of the Pacific Regional Seminar (A/AC.109/2014/CRP.1)
- Report of the Special Committee: adoption of recommendations (A/AC.109/2014/L.14)
- Other matters
10:00 AM (GA) Global Youth Forum on Multilingualism: Many Languages, One World
Organised by the United Nations Academic Impact in collaboration with ELS Educational Services.
Through an essay competition, 60 students from 26 countries have been selected to make presentations at the United Nations on 3 of the 10 UNAI principles related to education and global citizenship. The presentations will be given in all 6 official languages and there will be interpretation in all six languages as well.
12:00 PM Noon Briefing and guests: H.E. Mr. Martin Sajdik, President of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC); Mr. Navid Hanif, Director, Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA); and Mr. Nikhil Seth, Director, Division for Sustainable Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA)
05:30 PM (CR.3) Preparatory Committee for the third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (2nd formal plenary meeting)
The Preparatory Committee for the third International Conference on Small Island Developing States will meet in a final meeting from Monday, 23 to Friday, 27 June 2014, to finalize the preparatory work for the Conference, including the outcome document of the Conference, pursuant to General Assembly resolution 68/238.