United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Thursday, 7 April 2016
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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04:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland) Geneva Conference on Preventing Violent Extremism – The Way Forward.
Building upon the Secretary-General’s Plan of Action to Prevent Violent Extremism and the formal debate of the General Assembly on 12 and 16 February 2016, the Geneva Conference will provide an opportunity for the international community to share experiences and good practices in addressing the drivers of violent extremism and to build support for the Plan of Action.
The first of the conference day will be dedicated to a meeting of senior experts on key issues related to the prevention of violent extremism. The second day will be the high-level segment of the Conference including interventions at the ministerial level. Heads of international and regional organisations and heads of UN agencies will also participate in the discussions on action at the national, regional and global level during the day.
09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Security Council Media Stakeout: United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CR.4) All Member States Briefing on Core Commitments for Roundtables for the World Humanitarian Summit.
- Changing People’s Lives: From Delivering Aid to Ending Need
- Financing: Investing in Humanity
World Humanitarian Summit (WHS): https://www.worldhumanitariansummit.org/
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM (*Time to be confirmed) Security Council: Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan (7667th meeting).
*following the adjournment of the Consultations of the whole.
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General. Guest: Dr. Nata Menabde, Executive Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) Office in New York. Dr. Nata Menabde will brief on the occasion of World Health Day and on the first WHO global report on Diabetes.
02:15 PM - 03:00 PM Press Conference: The Role of Pope Francis, the Holy See and the Santa Marta Group in Ending Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery by 2030.
Speakers: Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster, Santa Marta Group; Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations; Commissioner Kevin Hyland, Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner of the United Kingdom. Mr. Alexander DesForges, Press Secretary to Cardinal Nichols will be the moderator.
Briefing sponsored by the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the United Nations
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (CR.4) Ending Human Trafficking by 2030: The Role of Global Partnerships in Eradicating Modern Slavery.
Organized by the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the UN