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    Vienna, 23 January 2013

    Media Advisory

    The United Nations lnformation Service (UNIS) Vienna
    invites you to a

    Press Breakfast on 2013 priorities and key events of the Vienna-based UN organizations and agencies

    Tuesday 29 January 2012 at 11:00

    at the
    Foreign Policy and United Nations Association of Austria (UNA-Austria)
    Hofburg/Stallburg, Reitschulgasse 2/2 (first floor), 1010, Vienna

    Introductory remarks by:
    Janos Tisovszky
    Director, United Nations Information Service (UNIS) Vienna

    Speakers include:

    Mikhail Evstafyev
    Advocacy and Communications Coordinator, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

    Alun Jones
    Chief of Communication and Advocacy Section, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

    Annika Thunborg
    Spokesperson and Chief of Public Information,
    Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO)

    Gill Tudor
    Spokesperson, Head of Media and Outreach, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

    Information on 2013 highlights from the other Vienna-based United Nations organizations including the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR), the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Vienna, the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) and the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) will also be available at the briefing and representatives of some of the organizations will be present.

    Please register for the breakfast by writing to latest by noon, Friday 25 January 2013.

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    For further information please contact:
    Information Officer, UNIS Vienna
    Telephone: (+43-1) 26060-4237
    Mobile: (+43-699) 1459-7023
    Email: reka.furtos[at]