Tuesday, March 14

[Webcast] United Nations Web TV: Live Schedule (Tuesday and Wednesday, 14-15 March 2017)

United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Wednesday, 15 March 2017
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-5), (Approximate ending time)

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Due to inclement weather the UN Headquarters complex in New York will be closed.


Wednesday, March 15, 2017

03:00 AM - 12:00 PM        34th regular session of the Human Rights Council (Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, 27 February - 24 March 2017)
http://www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/RegularSessions/Session34/Pages/34RegularSession.aspx

08:15 AM - 09:30 AM        (CR.7) “Per aspera ad astra - Italian women in uniform: empowerment and solidarity in operations”.
Women in the Italian Armed Forces and their contribution to the empowerment of local women in international operations.
CSW61 Side Event organized by Italy.
Flyer:
http://www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/170315am-italy-space.pdf

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM        (CR.4) NGO briefing at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61).  
The active participation of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) is a critical element in the work of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). NGOs have been influential in shaping the current global policy framework on women’s empowerment and gender equality: the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. They continue to play an important role in holding international and national leaders accountable for the commitments they made in the Platform for Action.

                http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017

09:45 AM - 10:45 AM                    Security Council Media Stakeout.

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM        Security Council: Open debate on "Trafficking in persons in conflict situations: forced labour, slavery and other similar practices"
In connection with the agenda item “ Maintenance of  international peace and security ”.
http://undocs.org/S/2017/198

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM        (CR.8) Women Human Rights Defenders Who Work for Economic Empowerment of Women and Girls?
The side-event intends to give leading women human rights defenders the possibility to explain and discuss with State delegates and civil society representatives their work on various areas relevant to the discussions taken place at CSW 61.
CSW61 side events co-organized by the Missions of Norway and Tunisia together with International Service for Human Rights and Amnesty International.  


10:00 AM - 01:00 PM        (CR.4) Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61), 13-24 March 2017.
Interactive dialogue - Focus area: "Empowerment of indigenous women".
Priority theme: Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The CSW is instrumental in promoting women’s rights, documenting the reality of women’s lives throughout the world, and shaping global standards on gender equality and the empowerment of women.
http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017

10:00 AM - 01:00 PM        (GA Hall) Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61), 13-24 March 2017.
General discussion (continued).
Priority theme: Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The CSW is instrumental in promoting women’s rights, documenting the reality of women’s lives throughout the world, and shaping global standards on gender equality and the empowerment of women.
http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM        Press Conference: Women's economic empowerment - with a specific emphasis on the Arab region's experience.
Speakers include: H.E. Dr. Sima Bahous, Permanent Representative of Jordan Hibaaq Osman, CEO, Karama Mervat Tallawy, General Secretary, Arab Women Organization.


12:00 PM - 12:30 PM        Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General.

12:30 PM - 01:30 PM        Press Conference: 2017 World Map of Women in Power.
Speakers include: Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Women; Mr. Martin Chungong, Secretary General, IPU; Hon. Ms. Paddy Torsney, Permanent Observer to the UN, IPU (moderator).


03:00 PM - 04:00 PM        Press Conference: UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed and WHO Director- General, Margaret Chan will have an announcement on Antimicrobial Resistance.

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM        (CR.4) Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61), 13-24 March 2017.
Interactive dialogue - Review theme: "Challenges and achievements in the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for women and girls".
Priority theme: Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The CSW is instrumental in promoting women’s rights, documenting the reality of women’s lives throughout the world, and shaping global standards on gender equality and the empowerment of women.
http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM        (GA Hall) Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61), 13-24 March 2017.
General discussion (continued).
Priority theme: Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work
The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the principal global intergovernmental body exclusively dedicated to the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women.
The CSW is instrumental in promoting women’s rights, documenting the reality of women’s lives throughout the world, and shaping global standards on gender equality and the empowerment of women.
http://www.unwomen.org/en/csw/csw61-2017

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM        (ECOSOC) Root Causes of Trafficking in Persons - Key Role of the Family for Protection and Prevention.
The event will highlight successful international and national experience that combats exploitation and trafficking in persons, rescue victims and assist them in the recovery process.
The event will also showcase policies to protect and strengthen the family as a keystone for human trafficking prevention strategy. Sadly, it is women and children made vulnerable because of their precarious family situation who are the prime targets of traffickers, whether it be war, terrorism, poverty, drug and alcohol abuse, divorce and family breakdown, physical violence or other causes.
#CSW61 Side Event organized by the Permanent Mission of Belarus to the UN.
Flyer:
http://www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/170315pm-trafficking-belarus.pdf

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