United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Friday, 24 June 2016
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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03:00 AM - 12:00 PM 32nd regular session of the Human Rights Council (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 13 June - 1 July 2016)
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.2) Resumed session of the Special Committee on decolonization (C-24), 11th meeting.
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (ECOSOC) Joint Meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC): 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Sustaining Peace.
The joint meeting will provide an opportunity to explore the links between the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and sustaining peace, particularly as it relates to globally agreed targets for the promotion of peaceful and inclusive societies, providing access to justice and the building of effective, accountable and inclusive institutions, as well as the drivers of conflict that pertain to the social, economic and environmental areas, including socio-economic inequalities, poor management of natural resources and lack of jobs. The challenges faced by the countries emerging from conflict require an integrated and coordinated approach by the United Nations system. The Council will bring in the expertise of the ECOSOC system and its stakeholders to discuss the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in conflict-affected countries.
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM (CR.2) General Assembly: Informal meeting of the plenary to hear a briefing by the Special Adviser for the Secretary- General on the Summit on Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants, Ms. Karen Abuzayd, the Assistant High Commissioner for Protection, office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Volker Turk, and the Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, Mr. Wu Hongbo, on the “global compact on responsibility sharing for refugees” and the “global compact for safe, regular and orderly migration” outlined in the report of the Secretary-General entitled “In safety and dignity: addressing large movements of refugees and migrants (A/70/59).
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM (TCC) Cultural event hosted by the Special Committee on Decolonization (C-24)
Organized by the Permanent Mission of Venezuela to the UN.