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    Vienna, 15 January 2014


    The United Nations lnformation Service (UNIS) Vienna

    invites you to a

    Press Breakfast on 2014 priorities and key events of the Vienna-based UN organizations and agencies


    Thursday 23 January 2014 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:

     David Dadge
    Spokesperson, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

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

    Anthony Kamara
    Communications and Media Relations Coordinator, Sustainable Energy for All Initiative (SE4ALL)

    Thomas Mützelburg
    Public Information Officer, 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 2014 highlights from the other Vienna-based United Nations organizations including the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), 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 by Tuesday 21 January 2014.

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    For further information please contact:

    Reka Furtos
    Public Information Officer, UNIS Vienna
    Telephone: (+43-1) 26060-83019
    Mobile: (+43-699) 1458-3019
    Email: reka.furtos[at]