United Nations Web TV - General Assembly Copyright 2013-14 Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:29:12 -0400 http://webtv.un.org General Assembly: Informal Meeting on the occasion of the annual observance of the Nelson Mandela International Day. http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-informal-meeting-on-the-occasion-of-the-annual-observance-of-the-nelson-mandela-international-day/5810807950001 Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918). The Centenary is an occasion to reflect on his life and legacy, and to follow his call to “make of the world a better place.” video5810807950001 Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:27:11 -0400 5810807950001 4319552 Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918). The Centenary is an occasion to reflect on his life and legacy, and to follow his call to “make of the world a better place.” The Nelson Mandela Foundation is dedicating this year's Mandela Day to Action Against Poverty, honouring Nelson Mandela's leadership and devotion to fighting poverty and promoting social justice for all. - Opening Remarks by H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, President of the General Assembly - Statement by H.E. Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General - Keynote speech by Mr Forest Whitaker, UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace and Reconciliation - Statement by Ms. Penny Abeywardena, Commissioner, City of New York - Statement by H.E. Mr. Jerry M. Matjila, Permanent Representative of the Republic of South Africa to the United Nations - Unveiling of Nelson Mandela Centenary Stamp - Remarks Chair of regional groups Representative of African States Representative of Asia-Pacific States Representative of Eastern European States Representative of Latin American and Caribbean States Representative of Western European States United States of America: Host Country - The President of the General Assembly adjourns the Meeting. General Assembly: Informal Meeting on the occasion of the annual observance of the Nelson Mandela International Day. http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-informal-meeting-on-the-occasion-of-the-annual-observance-of-the-nelson-mandela-international-day/5810804091001 Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918). The Centenary is an occasion to reflect on his life and legacy, and to follow his call to “make of the world a better place.” video5810804091001 Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:25:57 -0400 5810804091001 4319552 Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918). The Centenary is an occasion to reflect on his life and legacy, and to follow his call to “make of the world a better place.” The Nelson Mandela Foundation is dedicating this year's Mandela Day to Action Against Poverty, honouring Nelson Mandela's leadership and devotion to fighting poverty and promoting social justice for all. - Opening Remarks by H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, President of the General Assembly - Statement by H.E. Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General - Keynote speech by Mr Forest Whitaker, UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace and Reconciliation - Statement by Ms. Penny Abeywardena, Commissioner, City of New York - Statement by H.E. Mr. Jerry M. Matjila, Permanent Representative of the Republic of South Africa to the United Nations - Unveiling of Nelson Mandela Centenary Stamp - Remarks Chair of regional groups Representative of African States Representative of Asia-Pacific States Representative of Eastern European States Representative of Latin American and Caribbean States Representative of Western European States United States of America: Host Country - The President of the General Assembly adjourns the Meeting. António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) at the annual observance of the Nelson Mandela International Day http://webtv.un.org/watch/antónio-guterres-un-secretary-general-at-the-annual-observance-of-the-nelson-mandela-international-day/5810736060001 Remarks by H.E. Antonio Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, at the Informal Meeting on the occasion of the annual observance of the Nelson Mandela International Day. video5810736060001 Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:33:10 -0400 5810736060001 254442 Miroslav Lajčák (General Assembly President) at the annual observance of the Nelson Mandela International Day http://webtv.un.org/watch/miroslav-lajčák-general-assembly-president-at-the-annual-observance-of-the-nelson-mandela-international-day/5810736347001 Opening remarks by H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, President of the 72nd session of the General Assembly, at the Informal Meeting on the occasion of the annual observance of the Nelson Mandela International Day. video5810736347001 Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:30:41 -0400 5810736347001 375872 General Assembly: 106th plenary meeting http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-106th-plenary-meeting/5809022274001 - Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Election of fifteen members of the Human Rights Council - Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects. video5809022274001 Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:51:56 -0400 5809022274001 1218112 General Assembly: 106th plenary meeting http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-106th-plenary-meeting/5809020495001 - Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Election of fifteen members of the Human Rights Council - Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects. video5809020495001 Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:49:42 -0400 5809020495001 1218112 (Part 2) Interactive Hearing as part of the preparatory process toward the third High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly on non-communicable diseases http://webtv.un.org/watch/part-2-interactive-hearing-as-part-of-the-preparatory-process-toward-the-third-high-level-meeting-of-the-general-assembly-on-non-communicable-diseases/5807061344001 The United Nations General Assembly decided to hold a high-level meeting on 27 September 2018 to undertake a comprehensive review of the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases. As part of the preparatory process for the high-level video5807061344001 Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:43:55 -0400 5807061344001 10549333 The United Nations General Assembly decided to hold a high-level meeting on 27 September 2018 to undertake a comprehensive review of the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases. As part of the preparatory process for the high-level meeting, the President of the General Assembly, with the support of the World Health Organization, will organize and preside over an interactive civil society hearing with the active participation of senior-level representatives of Member States, observers of the General Assembly, parliamentarians, representatives of local government, relevant United Nations entities, non-governmental organizations in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, invited civil society organizations, philanthropic foundations, academia, medical associations, the private sector and broader communities. (Part 2) Interactive Hearing as part of the preparatory process toward the third High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly on non-communicable diseases http://webtv.un.org/watch/part-2-interactive-hearing-as-part-of-the-preparatory-process-toward-the-third-high-level-meeting-of-the-general-assembly-on-non-communicable-diseases/5806255211001 The United Nations General Assembly decided to hold a high-level meeting on 27 September 2018 to undertake a comprehensive review of the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases. As part of the preparatory process for the high-level video5806255211001 Fri, 06 Jul 2018 12:56:32 -0400 5806255211001 10549333 The United Nations General Assembly decided to hold a high-level meeting on 27 September 2018 to undertake a comprehensive review of the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases. As part of the preparatory process for the high-level meeting, the President of the General Assembly, with the support of the World Health Organization, will organize and preside over an interactive civil society hearing with the active participation of senior-level representatives of Member States, observers of the General Assembly, parliamentarians, representatives of local government, relevant United Nations entities, non-governmental organizations in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, invited civil society organizations, philanthropic foundations, academia, medical associations, the private sector and broader communities. General Assembly: 104th resumed plenary meeting, 72nd session http://webtv.un.org/watch/general-assembly-104th-resumed-plenary-meeting-72nd-session/5806215503001 The General Assembly concluded its consideration of the reports of the Fifth Committee. video5806215503001 Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:31:18 -0400 5806215503001 2924223 Fifth Committee, 48th meeting - General Assembly, 72nd session http://webtv.un.org/watch/fifth-committee-48th-meeting-general-assembly-72nd-session/5806183112001 Administrative and Budgetary Committee. Closing of the second part of the resumed seventy-second session of the Fifth Committee. video5806183112001 Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:28:32 -0400 5806183112001 11279765