United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Friday, 18 September 2015
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4), (Approximate ending time)
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Friday, September 18, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (GA Hall) General Assembly: 2nd plenary meeting.
Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: First report of the General Committee (A/70/250 ) 
10:30 AM - 01:30 PM (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland) Third Edition of the Geneva Peace Talks.
This year’s theme is “It’s Time For Peace!”. In light of daily news headlines about war and violent conflict, the Geneva Peace Talks 2015 will highlight the urgency to support peace efforts around the world. The Geneva Peace Talks will look back on past peace efforts, learn more about ongoing initiatives and draw conclusions for the future of peacebuilding. Speakers will share innovative ways to strengthen peace and prevent violent conflict – now and in the future.
Speakers are coming from violent and divided environments and have diverse backgrounds such as science, art, business, and more. They will share their personal stories of peace and how they are making a difference in peacebuilding efforts.
The Geneva Peace Talks are a public event organized on the occasion of the International Day of Peace in a partnership between the United Nations Office at Geneva, Interpeace and the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Press Conference: Launch of the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) Gap Task Force Report 2015.
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (ECOSOC) Urban Poverty and Development in Brazil: the periphery at the center of the post-2015 agenda” and the Launching Ceremony of the Central Union of Favelas (CUFA) Global Network.
Organized by the Government of Brazil, the Central Union of Favelas, UNESCO and the World Bank.