Monday 1 July

  • The General Assembly will hold an informal meeting to hear a briefing by the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General on Myanmar.
  • Perú serves as President of the Security Council this month. Its Permanent Representative, Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadro, briefs reporters about plans for its presidency.
  • ·Hoesung Lee, who chairs the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, is among the speakers at the World Conference of Science Journalists, which begins today in Europe.


Tuesday 2 July

  • Agnès Callamard, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, discusses her report on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. (Brookings)
  • The General Assembly meets to discuss implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action for the decade 2014-2024, which focuses on the needs of some 440 million residents in 32 countries who lack direct, territorial access to the sea. Their dependence on other countries contributes to their challenges, including high poverty rates.

Wednesday 3 July

  • There are no events scheduled at UNHQ today.


Thursday 4 July

  • In observance of United States of America’s Independence Day, UNHQ will be closed.

Friday 5 July

  • There are no events scheduled at UNHQ today.


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