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Daily Calendar of Events

June 27, 2001

Time

Type of Event

Subject

Participants

Venue

Organization Responsible

8am-1am

Side Event

8:00 Breakfast Networking -- 9:00 Panel: Opportunities and Challenges of Using Human Rights Approach to HIV/AIDS

 

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Church House

IGLHRC, on behalf of the Ad Hoc UNGASS Human Rights Working Group

8:30-9am

NGO Daily Briefing

 

Richard Burzinski (ICASO), Leslie Wright (CONGO)

CR 4

ICASO and CONGO

9am-1pm

7th Plenary Session

Continuation of debate

 

GA Hall. Open to press.

 

9am

Side Event

Launch of Save the Children's "No Quick Fix: a sustained response to HIV/AIDS and Children"

 

Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium

 

9am-4pm

Side Event

Responses to an Urban HIV/AIDS Epidemic: New York City Models

 

NYC Dept. of Health Public Labs (1st Ave. and 27th St.)

New York City Department of Health

9:30-11am

Side Event

Children and HIV/AIDS

 

Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium

Save the Children

9:30-11am

Side Event

What's Next? Strategizing Gender

 

CR B

DAW (Division for the Advance of Women)/ UNAIDS/WHO

10am-1pm

4th Round Table

International funding and cooperation to address the challenges of the HIV/AIDS epidemic

Chaired by Tanzania

UN Organizations: Eduardo Doryan, World Bank; Mark Malloch Brown, UNDP

ECOSOC Chamber. Can be viewed by press from gallery of overflow room (CR 3). No audio-visual coverage.

World Bank lead; UNDP; DESA

11-11:30am

Press conference

People living with HIV/AIDS

Astrid N. Heiberg, President, IFRC; Stuart Flavell, GNP+: UNAIDS representatives

226

Red Cross/UNAIDS/ GNP+

11am-3pm

Side Event

African-Caribbean Caucus on Actions Against HIV/AIDS

Members of delegations from all African countries; members of delegations from all Caribbean countries

Millenium Hotel

UNDP Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean; Regional Bureau for Africa

11:30-1pm

Side Event

HIV/AIDS and the World of Work

Juan Somavia, ILO; Dr Paulo Roberto Teixeira, Brazil; Lettie La Grange, South Africa; Cunningham Ngcukana, South Africa; Alejandra Trossero, Inter. National AIDS Alliance

Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium

ILO

11:30am-1pm

Side Event

Communicable Diseases

 

CR B

EU

12pm

Press conference

 

UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan

CR 2

UN

1-1:30pm

Press briefing

Daily press briefing

Peter Piot, UNAIDS; World Bank (TBC); UNESCO (TBC)

CR 2

UN/UNAIDS

1-3pm

Side Event

Launch of HIV/AIDS Advocacy Guide

 

Church House

IPPF

1:15pm

Press conference

Round Table 4

Chair of Round Table 4: President of Tanzania

226

 

1:15-1:45pm

Press conference

 

President of United Republic of Tanzania (chair of 4th Round Table)

  

1:15-2:45pm

Side Event

Women at the Epicenter: Gender and the HIV/AIDS Epidemic

Chaired by Stephen Lewis, Special SG Envoy on HIV/AIDS in Africa; Noeleen Heyzer, UNIFEM; Charlotte Faty N'Diaye, Society of Women and AIDS in Africa, Sénégal; Madhu Bala Nath, UNIFEM

CR 3

UNIFEM/DAW

1:30-2pm

Press conference

 

President of United Republic of Tanzania (Chair of 4th Round Table)

CR 2

 

1:30-3pm

Side Event

HIV/AIDS Crisis: Grassroots Responses by the Churches

 

CR B

Lutheran Office for World Community

1:30-3pm

Side Event

Programming for Prevention

Mpule Kwelogabe, UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador, Botswana; Peter Figueroa, Jamaica

CR 4

UNDCP/UNFPA

1:30-3pm

Side Event

UNICEF/LoveLife Special Event: Panel on Youth Leadership and HIV/AIDS Prevention

Kevin Brown, Jamaica; Milos Stojanovic, Yugoslavia; Agnetha Isaaks, Namibia; Bharka Kumari, India; Michelle Bower; Edwin Thabete; Nangamso Koza

Dag Hammarskjold Library Auditorium

UNICEF/LoveLife (Kaiser)

2-4pm

Side Event

Scaling up a community-based response to HIV/AIDS: Lessons and Challenges

Nathan Nashakira, ActionAid; Hakan Bjorkman, UNDP

UNDP Staff Lounge, 3rd Floor

ActionAid in partnership with UNDP

3-6pm

8th Plenary Session

Continuation of debate

 

GA Hall

 

3-6pm

NGO Review Meeting

UNGASS Declaration: The Next Steps

Richard Burzinski (ICASO), Leslie Wright (CONGO)

CR 4

ICASO and CONGO

5-6pm

 

 

 

 

Side Event

Reception with Harry Belafonte

 

Visitor's Centre UNICEF House

UNICEF

7-9pm

9th Plenary Session

Conclusion of debate, Adoption of Declaraton of Commitment, Closing of Special Session

 

GA Hall. Open to press.

 

TBD

Side Event?

Open House and Facility Tour

 

Gay Men's Health Crisis (119 W. 24th St between 6th and 7th Avenues)

 

 

Side Event?

NGO wrapup session

Richard Burzinski (ICASO), Leslie Wright (CONGO)

 

ICASO and CONGO





  
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