Movers and Shakers

A selection of news from IOs, NGOs or public authorities about ambassadors, directors, board members and other people shaping the future of International Geneva. Stay tuned!


  • Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: ICRC calls on the sides to spare civilians

    ICRC – 27 September 2020

  • Pour être efficaces, les outils contre le coronavirus doivent être accessibles aux plus vulnérables (OMS)

    ONU Info – 25 septembre 2020

  • UK to become WHO's largest state donor with 30% funding increase

    The Guardian – 25 September 2020

  • EIC Horizon Prize on Affordable High-Tech for Humanitarian Aid: Commission awards five outstanding solutions

    European Commission – 24 September 2020

  • Micheline Calmy-Rey: How AI could become the new frontier in conflict resolution

    Geneva Solutions – 26 September 2020

  • Schweizer Polizei machtlos

    "Diplomaten verweigern Bussen in Millionenhöhe"
    Blick – 28. September 2020

  • À l’ONU, le degré zéro de la diplomatie

    Par Pierre Ruetschi, Directeur exécutif, Club suisse de la presse

    Tribune de Genève – 25 septembre 2020 (accès payant)

  • What’s on this week?

    Geneva Trade Week by the Geneva Trade Platform; Human Rights Council / 45th session; Executive Council - Seventy-second Session at WMO; THE Port: Humanitarian Hackathon at CERN; Cyber Stability Conference: Exploring The Future Of Institutional Dialogue, at UNIDIR; Global Sustainable Aviation Forum - Green Recovery, at IATA; Covid-19: comment sauver les emplois et reconfigurer le marché du travail? Au Club suisse de la presse

    Check out the calendar for more events!

  • WEF, global companies outline new ESG reporting standards

    Geneva Solutions – 24 September 2020

  • Impaakt's Bertrand Gacon: 'Having good practices is not the same as making a positive impact'

    Geneva Solutions – 25 September 2020

  • CERN technology helps rediscover lost painting by Raphael

    CERN – 21 September 2020

  • Une construction qui a échoué? Ce que l'histoire de la SDN révèle de l'ONU

    Swissinfo – 24 septembre 2020