UN Namibia #MondayMenu: 21-27 November

monday-menu-november-21-27What’s happening at UN Namibia this week? Check out what’s on the #MondayMenu for 21-27 November 2016.

In recognition of the increasing impact television has on decision-making by bringing world attention to conflicts and threats to peace and security and its potential role in sharpening the focus on other major issues, including economic and social issues, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21 November as World Television Day in 1996. Learn more at http://bit.ly/2f8zmR7

UNAIDS is launching a new report entitled Get on the Fast-Track: The life-cycle approach to HIV. The report will be launched at an event in Windhoek, Namibia on 21 November with the President of Namibia H.E. Dr. Hage Geingob and the Executive Director of UNAIDS Michel Sidibé. Read more about the launch via UNAIDS: http://bit.ly/2f8D3WM

On 25 November, UNDP will launch the African Human Development Report (AfHDR) together Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare (MGECW).

Also on 25 November, MGECW will launch the 16 Days of Activism campaign, at which the Resident Coordinator to Namibia, Ms. Kiki Gbeho will deliver the Secretary General’s remarks. The 16 Days of Activism starts on 25 October, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, and ends on 10 December, Human Rights Day. http://bit.ly/109KHJ1