United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Friday, 4 November 2016
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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09:45 AM - 10:45 AM (SO #3) Media Stakeout: UN Secretary-General on Climate Change.
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM (CR.8) Entry into force of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.
The landmark Paris Agreement to address climate change, adopted by world leaders last December at the Climate Conference in Paris (COP21), will officially enter into force on 4 November, before the opening of COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco, from 7 to 18 November. The agreement sets a course for all countries to limit global temperature rise and to strengthen resilience to the inevitable impacts of climate change. The entry into force of the Paris Agreement marks the beginning of a new chapter for humankind and demonstrates that countries are serious about addressing climate change.
To commemorate this historic day for people and the planet, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will invite representatives of civil society groups to a conversation with him at the UN Headquarters. This meeting will provide civil society groups with the opportunity to share with the Secretary-General how their organizations will contribute to the objectives of the Paris Agreement, as well as their visions and concerns.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CR.3) Fifth Committee: 12th meeting.
Administrative and Budgetary Committee.
Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs & other appointments
Fifth Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/fifth/index.shtml
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM General Assembly: 41st plenary meeting.
Report of the Human Rights Council.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (TCC) Sixth Committee: 31st meeting.
Sixth Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/sixth/index.shtml
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.1) Third Committee: 45th meeting.
Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee.
Report of the Human Rights Council (A/71/53, A/71/53/Add.1 and A/71/53/Add.2) [item 63]
Introductory statement, followed by interactive dialogue: President of the Human Rights Council
Third Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/third/index.shtml
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.12) Interactive Panel Discussion on “Strengthening Electoral Integrity: The Pragmatic Case for Assistance”.
Organized by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA)
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.