United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Wednesday, 4 March 2015
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4), (Approximate ending time)
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04:00 AM - 12:00 PM 28th regular session of the Human Rights Council (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 2 - 27 March 2015)
09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Security Council Media Stakeouts
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Security Council: 1) Non Proliferation / DPRK (7397th meeting).
2) Briefing: The situation in Libya (UNSMIL) (7398th meeting).
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CR.3) Fifth Committee - 29th meeting (First resumed part)
Fifth Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/fifth/index.shtml
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.1) Statistical Commission, 46th session (3-6 March 2015)
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (TCC) General Assembly: Informal meeting of the plenary to commemorate World Wildlife Day.
Opening segment: H.E. Mr. Sam K. Kutesa, President of the General Assembly; H.E. Mr. Jan Eliasson, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
Keynote speakers: H.E. Ms. Oyun Sanjaasuren, UNEA President and Member of the Parliament (Great National Khural) of Mongolia (video-message); Mr. John Scanlon, Secretary-General, CITES; Ms. Chelsea Clinton, Vice Chair, Clinton Foundation; Ms. Nadya Hutagalung, Ambassador for the UN Great Apes Survival Partnership; Ms. Josephine Ekiru, Cultural Conservation Ambassador from Turkana, northern Kenya - Civil society Equator Prize winner on Wildlife Conservation (video-message)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Press Conference: The Head of the Azerbaijan International Development Agency, Ashraf Shikhaliyev. (Sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Azerbaijan)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (DHLA) Launch of the 2015 Global Assessment Report (GAR) on Disaster Risk Reduction.
The Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR) is a biennial global assessment of disaster risk reduction and comprehensive review and analysis of the natural hazards that are affecting humanity.
Organized by UNISDR
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Noon Briefing and guests: Ms. Margareta Wahlström, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction and Mr. Andrew Maskrey, Lead Author of the 2015 Global Assessment Report (GAR) on Disaster Risk Reduction.
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM (ECOSOC) Economic and Social Council: 14th meeting, 2015 session.
1. Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters [item 2]
Action on draft resolution E/2015/L.4
2. Elections, nominations, confirmations and appointments [item 4]
(a) Organizational Committee of the Peacebuilding Commission
(b) Executive Board of the World Food Programme
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (CR.1) Statistical Commission, 46th session (3-6 March 2015)