United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Thursday, 28 September 2017
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4), (Approximate ending time)
Watch the latest videos published on UN Web TV: http://webtv.un.org/search?term=2017-09-27&sort=date
09:45 AM - 10:45 AM Security Council Media Stakeout
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Security Council: Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts (8059th meeting).
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CR.4) Fourth Committee, 1st meeting - General Assembly, 72nd session.
Special Political and Decolonization Committee.
Fourth Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/fourth/
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (GA) General Assembly: High-level meeting of the General Assembly on the appraisal of the United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons (plenary meeting).
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (ECOSOC) Trafficking in minors in the digital age: Waking up the world to the dire need to stop trade in children, child prostitution and child pornography, including via the internet.
The Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in July 2010 reaffirmed the commitment of the Member States to end the heinous crime of trafficking in persons, to protect and assist victims, to prosecute perpetrators and to promote partnerships to strengthen cooperation for those purposes.
Presentation of the video highlighting the exploitation of vulnerable women and girls around the world and the response by the international community to stand against it.
- PANEL DISCUSSION: Successful Efforts Combatting Internet Child Pornography and Rescue Assistance for Children Exploited in Sex Tourism.
- PANEL DISCUSSION: Addressing the physical and psychological harm of sex-trafficking victims and the cultural norms and societal breakdown that fuels demand.
Organised by the Group of Friends United against Human Trafficking
Concept note: http://www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/170928pm-trafficking-digital-age-conceptnote.pdf
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Daily Press Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General. Guest: Mark Lowcock, Under Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, on the Lake Chad Basin crisis, following his recent mission to Niger and Nigeria.
02:30 PM - 04:30 PM (TCC) Film Screening of Iman.
Organized by the Regional Bureau for Arab States, UNDP.
02:45 PM - 03:45 PM Security Council Media Stakeout.
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM Security Council: The situation in Myanmar (8060th meeting).
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM (CR.4) First Committee, 1st meeting - General Assembly, 72nd session.
Disarmament and International Security Committee.
First Committee website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/first/
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (GA) General Assembly: High-level meeting of the General Assembly on the appraisal of the United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons (plenary meeting).