United Nations Web TV - Newest Copyright 2013-14 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 22:45:56 -0400 http://webtv.un.org (11th meeting - Panel Discussion) High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2015 http://webtv.un.org/watch/11th-meeting-panel-discussion-high-level-political-forum-on-sustainable-development-2015/4340674358001 A transformative integrated agenda: How can governments, societies and the United Nations rise to the challenge? video4340674358001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:55:37 -0400 4340674358001 7713963 A transformative integrated agenda: How can governments, societies and the United Nations rise to the challenge? Chair His Excellency Oh Joon (Republic of Korea), Vice-President of the Council Moderator Mr. Scott Vaughan, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Institute for Sustainable Development, and former Canadian Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development Panellists His Excellency Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Commission His Excellency Salifou Dembélé, Minister for Youth, Professional Training and Employment of Burkina Faso His Excellency Md. Shahidul Haque, Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh Lead discussants Her Excellency Baroness Verma, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for International Development of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Mr. Joseph Severe, Union des Amis Socio Culturels d’Action en Développement, Haiti Interactive discussion (11th meeting - Panel Discussion) High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2015 http://webtv.un.org/watch/11th-meeting-panel-discussion-high-level-political-forum-on-sustainable-development-2015/4340728731001 A transformative integrated agenda: How can governments, societies and the United Nations rise to the challenge? video4340728731001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:54:51 -0400 4340728731001 7713984 A transformative integrated agenda: How can governments, societies and the United Nations rise to the challenge? Chair His Excellency Oh Joon (Republic of Korea), Vice-President of the Council Moderator Mr. Scott Vaughan, President and Chief Executive Officer, International Institute for Sustainable Development, and former Canadian Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development Panellists His Excellency Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the European Commission His Excellency Salifou Dembélé, Minister for Youth, Professional Training and Employment of Burkina Faso His Excellency Md. Shahidul Haque, Foreign Secretary of Bangladesh Lead discussants Her Excellency Baroness Verma, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for International Development of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Mr. Joseph Severe, Union des Amis Socio Culturels d’Action en Développement, Haiti Interactive discussion Opening of the high-level segment of the 2015 session of the Economic and Social Council and the three-day ministerial meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development http://webtv.un.org/watch/opening-of-the-high-level-segment-of-the-2015-session-of-the-economic-and-social-council-and-the-three-day-ministerial-meeting-of-the-high-level-political-forum-on-sustainable-development/4340550236001 1. High-level segment [item 5] 2. Launch of the Millennium Development Goals Report 3. Messages from the high-level political forum on sustainable development. video4340550236001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:22:02 -0400 4340550236001 5220075 1. High-level segment [item 5] Opening statement by the Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Oh Joon (Republic of Korea) Address by the President of the sixty-ninth session of the General Assembly, His Excellency Sam Kahamba Kutesa (Uganda) Address by the Deputy Secretary-General, Mr. Jan Eliasson Statement by Mr. Vladimir Cuk, Executive Director, International Disability Alliance, New York Office 2. Launch of the Millennium Development Goals Report Address by the Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon (via video link) Address by the President of the Republic of Rwanda, His Excellency Paul Kagame (via video link) Address by the Prime Minister of Norway, Her Excellency Erna Solberg ( via video link) Respondent Mr. Jeffrey Sachs, Special Advisor to the United Nations Secretary-General on the Millennium Development Goals, and Director of the Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York 3. Messages from the high-level political forum on sustainable development, convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council Statement by the Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations, His Excellency Courtenay Rattray Statement by the Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations, His Excellency Paul Seger Statement by the Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, Ms. Rima Khalaf Opening of the high-level segment of the 2015 session of the Economic and Social Council and the three-day ministerial meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development http://webtv.un.org/watch/opening-of-the-high-level-segment-of-the-2015-session-of-the-economic-and-social-council-and-the-three-day-ministerial-meeting-of-the-high-level-political-forum-on-sustainable-development/4340550229001 1. High-level segment [item 5] 2. Launch of the Millennium Development Goals Report 3. Messages from the high-level political forum on sustainable development. video4340550229001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 16:21:10 -0400 4340550229001 5220075 1. High-level segment [item 5] Opening statement by the Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Oh Joon (Republic of Korea) Address by the President of the sixty-ninth session of the General Assembly, His Excellency Sam Kahamba Kutesa (Uganda) Address by the Deputy Secretary-General, Mr. Jan Eliasson Statement by Mr. Vladimir Cuk, Executive Director, International Disability Alliance, New York Office 2. Launch of the Millennium Development Goals Report Address by the Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon (via video link) Address by the President of the Republic of Rwanda, His Excellency Paul Kagame (via video link) Address by the Prime Minister of Norway, Her Excellency Erna Solberg ( via video link) Respondent Mr. Jeffrey Sachs, Special Advisor to the United Nations Secretary-General on the Millennium Development Goals, and Director of the Earth Institute, Columbia University, New York 3. Messages from the high-level political forum on sustainable development, convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council Statement by the Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations, His Excellency Courtenay Rattray Statement by the Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations, His Excellency Paul Seger Statement by the Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, Ms. Rima Khalaf 2nd Meeting, 1st Session of Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on Transnational Corporations http://webtv.un.org/watch/2nd-meeting-1st-session-of-open-ended-intergovernmental-working-group-on-transnational-corporations/4340279606001 Item 3. Adoption of the agenda and programme of work Item 4. (cont'd) Panel I - Principles for an International Legally Binding Instrument on Transnational Corporations (TNCs) and other Business Enterprises with respect to human rights video4340279606001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:18:17 -0400 4340279606001 8398875 Item 3. Adoption of the agenda and programme of work Panel I Principles for an International Legally Binding Instrument on Transnational Corporations (TNCs) and other Business Enterprises with respect to human rights.Speakers: Panelists: · Chip Pitts (Lecturer in Law, Stanford University Law School) · Georges Michel Abi-Saab (Lawyer, Professor of international law- international judge) TBC · Bonita Meyersfeld (Director of the Centre for Applied Legal Studies and an associate professor of law at the School of Law, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg) · Robert Mc Corquodale, Professor of International Law & Human Rights, University of Nottingham 2nd Meeting, 1st Session of Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on Transnational Corporations http://webtv.un.org/watch/2nd-meeting-1st-session-of-open-ended-intergovernmental-working-group-on-transnational-corporations/4340279605001 Item 3. Adoption of the agenda and programme of work Item 4. Panel I - Principles for an International Legally Binding Instrument on Transnational Corporations (TNCs) and other Business Enterprises with respect to human rights video4340279605001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:18:17 -0400 4340279605001 8399959 Item 3. Adoption of the agenda and programme of work Panel I Principles for an International Legally Binding Instrument on Transnational Corporations (TNCs) and other Business Enterprises with respect to human rights.Speakers: Panelists: · Chip Pitts (Lecturer in Law, Stanford University Law School) · Georges Michel Abi-Saab (Lawyer, Professor of international law- international judge) TBC · Bonita Meyersfeld (Director of the Centre for Applied Legal Studies and an associate professor of law at the School of Law, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg) · Robert Mc Corquodale, Professor of International Law & Human Rights, University of Nottingham Launch of the 2015 Millennium Development Goals Report (MDGs) - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/launch-of-the-2015-millennium-development-goals-report-mdgs-press-conference/4340400264001 Speakers: Mr. Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs; Mr. Stefan Schweinfest, Director of the Statistics Division; and Ms. Holly Newby, Chief, Data Analysis Unit, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) video4340400264001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:55:45 -0400 4340400264001 1773099 Mr. Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs; Mr. Stefan Schweinfest, Director of the Statistics Division; and Ms. Holly Newby, Chief, Data Analysis Unit, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on the launch of the 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Report. Daily Press Briefing: Dag Hammarskjöld Panel, SG Travels, Guinea, Ebola, Honour Roll http://webtv.un.org/watch/daily-press-briefing-dag-hammarskjöld-panel-sg-travels-guinea-ebola-honour-roll/4340349322001 Noon Briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General. video4340349322001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:53:35 -0400 4340349322001 1361835 General Assembly: 98th plenary meeting http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-98th-plenary-meeting/4340400269001 1. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields: draft resolution (A/69/L.50/Rev.1) [item 13 (a)] video4340400269001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:53:09 -0400 4340400269001 2512832 1. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields: draft resolution (A/69/L.50/Rev.1) [item 13 (a)] 2. Culture of peace: draft resolution (A/69/L.76) [item 14] 3. Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and other organizations: Cooperation between the United Nations and the Community of Portuguese -speaking Countries: draft resolution (A/69/L.78) [item 123 (h)] General Assembly: 98th plenary meeting http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-98th-plenary-meeting/4340371505001 1. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields: draft resolution (A/69/L.50/Rev.1) [item 13 (a)] video4340371505001 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:52:41 -0400 4340371505001 2512832 1. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields: draft resolution (A/69/L.50/Rev.1) [item 13 (a)] 2. Culture of peace: draft resolution (A/69/L.76) [item 14] 3. Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and other organizations: Cooperation between the United Nations and the Community of Portuguese -speaking Countries: draft resolution (A/69/L.78) [item 123 (h)]