United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Thursday, 28 July 2016
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Security Council Media Stakeout
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Security Council: Open debate on “Peacebuilding in Africa” in connection with the agenda item “Peacebuilding and sustaining peace”.
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (ECOSOC) Economic and Social Council: Organizational session (1st meeting, 2017 session).
1. Opening of the 2017 session of the Economic and Social Council
2. Election of the Bureau [item 1]
3. Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters (E/2017/1 and E/2017/L.1) [item 2]
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (TCC) 2016 JCI Global Partnership Summit - Investing in the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.
The world we live in today is constantly evolving. Traditional solutions to global challenges are no longer sufficient. As engaged citizens invested in the future, JCI members seize the opportunity to take local action for global impact. Uniting citizens from the government, business and civil sectors at the JCI Global Partnership Summit expands our ability to create sustainable impact. Delegates unite with JCI partners and friends at this annual event to discuss solutions to the critical challenges of our time. Summit attendees explore how the coordinated efforts of all sectors of society can lead the way to sustainable change through collective local action. The dynamic conversation at the JCI Global Partnership Summit focuses on the future and the great opportunity young people have to create a better world.
With the support of the Office of the UN Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth, the 2016 JCI Global Partnership Summit will engage leaders to discuss important challenges and opportunities that the Global Goals present.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CR.3) Member States Briefing on the preparation for the celebration of the World Humanitarian Day (WHD) 2016.
Organized by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
Guest: The President of the Economic and Social Council, Mr. Oh Joon.
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM (CR.4) The Power of Soccer to Change the world, fostering the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Organized by the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations