Preventing Human Trafficking Panel at UN Geneva


67th Execom UNHCR, Intervention H.E .Marie Therese Pictet Althann, Sovereign Order of Malta


Prof Michel Veuthey Intervention - les personnes agees


Ambassador Pictet-Althann about the World Humanitarian Summit


World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul


United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 66th Execom Meeting

In early October the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees held this High Level 66th Executive Committee meeting in Geneva.
Under international law states have an obligation to grant protection to refugees fleeing conflict and persecution.
The participants agreed that the international humanitarian community not only must increase its awareness of the refugee crisis but specifically increase their action.
In this report:
Marie-Thérèse Pictet-Althann, Ambassador of the Permanent Mission of the Order of Malta to the U.N. Geneva
Fr. Frans Thoolen, Expert on Migration & Refugees for the Holy See Mission delegation
António Guterres, High Commissioner for Refugees



EWTN - We introduce: H.E. Ambassador Ms. Pictet Althann