Rappresentanza Permanente d'Italia presso le Organizzazioni Internazionali a Ginevra

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Italy takes part to the 34th session of the Universal Periodic Review
Italy takes part to the 34th session of the Universal Periodic Review11/13/2019

During the 34th session of the UPR (4-15 November 2019), it will be reviewed the human rights situation of: El Salvador, Gambia, Bolivia, Fiji, San Marino, Kazakhstan, Angola, Iran, Madagascar, Iraq, Slovenia, Egypt e Bosnia and Herzegovina.   Check below the interventions delivered by Italy. Intervention deliv...

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Inauguration of the newly refurbished Room XIX of the Palais des Nations
Inauguration of the newly refurbished Room XIX of the Palais des Nations11/12/2019

On November 12, 2019 the newly refurbished Room XIX of the Palais des Nations of Geneva has been inaugurated by the Director General of the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), Tatiana Valovaya. The renovation’s project was designed by Giampiero Peia, one of the most renowned Italian contemporary architect, and impleme...

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Geneva: Italy intervenes at ILO's Governing Body
Geneva: Italy intervenes at ILO's Governing Body11/07/2019

The Governing Body of the International Labour Office is the executive body of the Organization. During its three annual sessions, it takes decisions on ILO policy, decides the agenda of the International Labour Conference, adopts the draft Programme and Budget of the Organization for submission to the Conference, and elects...

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WHO - Italy participates in the consultation on the implementation of the Global Strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol
WHO - Italy participates in the consultation on the implementation of the Global Strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol 11/05/2019

The WHO has opened a consultation, extended to Member States and all interested stakeholders, on results and challenges in implementing the "Global Strategy to Reduce Alcohol Abuse", almost ten years after its launch, with a view to a renewed commitment towards horizon 2030 and the attainment of the “Sustainable Develop...

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34th session of the Universal Periodic Review Working Group (UPR). Italy presents its Periodic Report
34th session of the Universal Periodic Review Working Group (UPR). Italy presents its Periodic Report11/04/2019

The 34th session of the Universal Periodic Review Working Group (UPR) has started on November 4, 2019 in Geneva. The UPR is a mechanism of the Human Rights Council in which each United Nations Member State provides an update on the implementation of its international obligations in the field of human rights and receives...

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Press release with reference to the demarches made with the Italian Government by Dr. Francesco Branca, Director of the Department of Nutrition for Health and Development of WHO and by Prof. Anna Lartey, Director for Nutrition of FAO, both members of the EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet and Health.
Press release with reference to the demarches made with the Italian Government by Dr. Francesco Branca, Director of the Department of Nutrition for Health and Development of WHO and by Prof. Anna Lartey, Director for Nutrition of FAO, both members of the EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet and Health.11/03/2019

Dr. Francesco Branca, Director of the Department of Nutrition for Health and Development of WHO and Prof. Anna Lartey, Director for Nutrition of FAO recently complained about Italy's action to promote the Mediterranean diet. As a consequence, Dr. Branca asked Italy to provide with the scientific evidence on which its action...

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A Ginevra l’High Mountains Summit rilancia l’impegno internazionale a tutela delle montagne. Italia in prima linea nell’impegno collettivo, azione urgente a tutela generazioni presenti e future
A Ginevra l’High Mountains Summit rilancia l’impegno internazionale a tutela delle montagne. Italia in prima linea nell’impegno collettivo, azione urgente a tutela generazioni presenti e future10/31/2019

Si e' chiuso oggi a Ginevra presso l'Organizzazione Mondiale della Meteorologia il primo "High Mountain Summit", dedicato agli ecosistemi di alta montagna minacciati dai cambiamenti climatici in atto. "Questo summit ha posto al centro dell'attenzione mondiale i delicati ecosistemi delle montagne” ha commentato l'Ambascia...

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Statement by Minister Di Maio on Syrian Constitutional Committee
Statement by Minister Di Maio on Syrian Constitutional Committee 10/30/2019

Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs and international Cooperation Luigi Di Maio on the meeting of the Syrian Constitutional Committee in Geneva "The Foreign Ministry expresses its appreciation for the opening of the work session of the Syrian Constitutional Committee in Geneva today, the first tangible step in the...

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Board of International Training Centre of ILO of Turin – Ambassador Cornado deliver his speech
Board of International Training Centre of ILO of Turin – Ambassador Cornado deliver his speech10/25/2019

At the 82nd annual session of the Board of the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization of Turin (ITCILO), hold in Geneva on October 25, 2019, the Permanent Representative of Italy, Ambassador Gian Lorenzo Cornado, delivered a speech highlighting the continuous support that “Italy, as m...

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Il Presidente Conte interviene alla Giornata Mondiale dell’Alimentazione 2019
Il Presidente Conte interviene alla Giornata Mondiale dell’Alimentazione 201910/17/2019

Il Presidente del Consiglio, Giuseppe Conte, ha partecipato mercoledì 16 ottobre alla cerimonia apertura della Giornata mondiale dell’alimentazione, presso la sede dell’Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l’Alimentazione e l’Agricoltura a Roma. Il tema di quest’anno della Giornata M...

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