United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Tuesday, 21 February 2017
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)
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09:00 AM - 11:30 AM (CR.4) Income Tax Briefing - 21 February 2017.
09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Security Council Media Stakeout.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Security Council: Conflicts in Europe in connection with the agenda item “Maintenance of international peace and security” (7886th meeting).
Letter dated 3 February 2017 from the Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General (S/2017/108)
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.3) Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization - Opening of the Annual session.
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.
Guest: OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier on the latest facts in the Ukrainian’s crisis.
01:15 PM - 02:30 PM (CR.7) Preventing conflict and sustaining peace through decent work.
On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the General Assembly’s establishment of the World Day of Social Justice (A/RES/62/10), the theme of “Preventing conflict and sustaining peace through decent work” has been selected and will provide an opportunity for the UN to explore specific actions that are contributing towards this goal.
To highlight the urgency for action, this event will bring together UN agencies, Member States and other key stakeholders for an interactive dialogue to explore the potential of integrating employment strategies, based on concrete experiences, into conflict resolution responses.
Event organized by International Labour Organization, Office for the United Nations (ILO) on the occasion of the World Day of Social Justice.
01:15 PM - 02:30 PM (CR.8) Sequencing Peace Agreements and Constitutions in the Political Settlement Process.
This interactive discussion and policy paper aim to address the gap in the constitution-making and peacebuilding literatures regarding descriptive and normative accounts of the relationship between peace agreements and constitutional arrangements in political settlement processes. They will explore the sequencing of peace deals and constitutional arrangements in order to better understand when (and why) sequencing does not follow the logical model, and the implications for any coherent and workable constitutional framework.
Interactive panel discussion organized by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA)
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM (CR.4) International Mother Language Day 2017.
Event organized by the Permanent Missions of Bangladesh, Hungary, Peru, Vanuatu as well as the UNESCO office to the United Nations along with UN Secretariat (particularly DGACM, DPI and the Human Resources Division).