United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Thursday, 15 December 2016
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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08:45 AM - 09:45 AM Security Council Media Stakeout.
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM Security Council: 1) South Sudan (UNMISS) 2) Preventing catastrophe: A global agenda for stopping the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction by non-State actors.
Open debate in connection with the agenda item “ Non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction”.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (GA Hall) General Assembly: 63rd plenary meeting.
1. Elections to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other elections: Election of five members of the Organizational Committee of the Peacebuilding Commission [item 114 (c)]
2. Culture of peace: report of the Secretary-General (A/71/407) [item 14]
3. Global health and foreign policy [item 127]
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CR.3) Fifth Committee: 22nd meeting.
Administrative and Budgetary Committee
Fifth Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/fifth/index.shtml
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (TCC) General Assembly: Informal consultations on the ways to enable the participation of indigenous peoples’ representatives and institutions in meetings of relevant United Nations bodies on issues affecting them.
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.4) 7th working session of the Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing.
Open-ended Working Group on Ageing for the purpose of strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons.
- Interactive dialogue with nongovernmental organizations.
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.8) The Evolution of Development Thinking: Governance, Economics, Assistance, and Security.
Interactive Panel Discussion co-organized by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA), UNDP, the East-West Centre and the Pacific Basin.
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Press Conference: Mr. Gordon Brown, Special Envoy for Global Education, on the latest developments of the “Education Cannot Wait” Fund.
01:15 PM - 02:30 PM (CR.12) Protecting The Rights of Older Persons to Live Free of Violence, Abuse and Neglect: The importance of Universal Social Polices.
This session aims to create a dialogue around the importance of an international instrument to promote universal social policies and regulations to prevent or counter abuse and neglect of older women and men.
Co-Sponsors: The Permanent Mission of the Argentine Republic, United Nations, NY, International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, (INPEA), International Longevity Centre, (Global Alliance, University of Sherbrooke, Ca., University of East Anglia, UK Care Rights, Korea.
Concept note: http://www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/161215pm-rights-older-persons-argentina.pdf
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (TCC) General Assembly: Informal consultations on the ways to enable the participation of indigenous peoples’ representatives and institutions in meetings of relevant United Nations bodies on issues affecting them.