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!

 

  • Heads of state, private sector and international leaders to boost investment in sustainable development

    "More than 5,000 participants from 160 countries will meet in Geneva to thrash out major new investment-for-development initiatives at UNCTAD's World Investment Forum 2018 in the Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland from 22–26 October."UNCTAD – 9October 2018 

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  • "Making the invisible visible"

    "The 20th ILO International Conference of Labour Statisticians opens in Geneva on 10 October 2018. An interview with Rafael Diez de Medina, Director of ILO Statistics, about some of the key issues on the agenda."ILO – 9 October 2018 

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  • Refugee Olympic Team to compete at Tokyo 2020

    UNHCR – 9 October 2018 

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  • Climate change report is a "wake up" call on 1.5°C global warming

    WMO – 8 October 2018 

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  • WIPO Assemblies Close, Marked by Robust Growth in Treaty Accessions, Guidance on Future Work

    WIPO – 2 October 2018 

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  • 5th Training for the "Course de l'Escalade 2018"

    UNOG – 9 October 2018 

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  • Geneva 20 km race

    UN Geneva – 7 October 2018 (photo) 

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  • Photo de la semaine : Louis Appia, 1818-1898 : précurseur, cofondateur et pionnier de la Croix-Rouge

    Genève internationale – 8 octobre 2018 

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  • Genève rend hommage au précurseur Louis Appia

    Tribune de Genève – 7 octobre 2018 

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  • Dr Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad receive Nobel Peace Prize

    Dr. Denis Mukwege Foundation – 5 October 2018 

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  • Summary for Policymakers of IPCC Special Report on Global warming of 1.5° C approved by governments

    IPCC - 8 October 2018 

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  • Why Chinese medicine is heading for clinics around the world

    Nature - 26 September 2018 

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