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What's on at the UN? Famine-like conditions in South Sudan

UN Roundup // Events// Politics // June 17, 2019


Daniel Johnson reports in for the weekly UN Round-Up.


  • Image: Hervé Verhousel, Courtesy of UN


Hervé Werhoosel from the World Food Programme (WFP) spoke out about the "famine-like" conditions in South Sudan. 

Also, Daniel reports in on Responsible Consumption Month and the next screening from the CinéONU about Rory O'Neill, who will be in attendance, and about his drag queen alter-ego Panty Bliss. The film talks about LGBTQI+ rights and is part of Geneva Pride week. (21:00, 4 July at the Cinerama Empire.)




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