The United Nations Correspondents Association held an on-the-record conversation with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Thursday, August 2nd in the context of the 70th anniversary on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and before he leaves office at the end of August 2018.
The discussion was moderated by the UNCA President and SABC News Correspondent, Sherwin Bryce-Pease, and the High Commissioner took questions from a full room of over 70 journalists.
What happened to #Saudi journalist #JamalKhashoggi in #Turkey? Was he really murdered & dismembered? Tune in for important statement on how to prevent Saudi whitewash from @hrw @pressfreedom @amnesty & @RSF_inter Thursday 11 am EDT. Live press conference: https://t.co/ApWcQiB3FS pic.twitter.com/1Zwxf42kjb— louis charbonneau (@loucharbon) October 17, 2018
#New @USUN: @NikkiHaley swearing in Ambassador Cherith Norman Chalet, confirmed in mid-Sept by Senate, @BJUedu grad, as new USAmbassador for UN Management & Reform, here discussing reform at #UNGA: twitter.com/StateDept/stat…
This week, the United States is participating in the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly. @USUN's Cherith Norman Chalet highlights how we will be engaging on UN reform issues at this year's #UNGA. Learn more: https://t.co/QScu7aZB1H pic.twitter.com/Vt9bpbgjxr— Department of State (@StateDept) September 23, 2018