United Nations Web TV - Interviews Copyright 2013-14 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:20:26 -0400 http://webtv.un.org UN envoy - concerted efforts underway to deliver 'stability and certainty' to Afghanistan http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-envoy-concerted-efforts-underway-to-deliver-stability-and-certainty-to-afghanistan/5481637095001 The UN envoy for Afghanistan re-affirmed the UN’s commitment to help bring "stability and certainty" to the country. One of the UN's main tasks will be to support the country's parliamentary elections, set to take place in July 2018. video5481637095001 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:35:52 -0400 5481637095001 117312 In a recent interview, UN envoy for Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto re-affirmed the world body's commitment to help bring "stability and certainty" to the country. One of the UN's main tasks will be to support the country's parliamentary elections, which are scheduled for July next year. UN envoy flags need to 're-energize the political process' in the Central African Republic http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-envoy-flags-need-to-re-energize-the-political-process-in-the-central-african-republic/5469750045001 Amid a recent upsurge of violence in the Central African Republic, UN envoy Parfait Onanga-Anyanga urged all parties to re-energize the political dialogue, noting the aspirations of the population for lasting peace. video5469750045001 Tue, 13 Jun 2017 16:18:52 -0400 5469750045001 58260 Amid a recent upsurge of violence in the Central African Republic, UN envoy Parfait Onanga-Anyanga urged all parties to re-energize the political dialogue, noting the aspirations of the population for lasting peace. ESCAP - 70 years of promoting socio-economic development in Asia and the Pacific http://webtv.un.org/watch/escap-70-years-of-promoting-socio-economic-development-in-asia-and-the-pacific/5432158246001 In a recent interview, the head of ESCAP, Shamshad Akhtar, highlights the socio-economic achievements in Asia and the Pacific over the past 70 years, while calling for further integration and cooperation to overcome the region’s challenges. video5432158246001 Fri, 12 May 2017 16:41:08 -0400 5432158246001 90090 The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) marks its 70th anniversary this year. In a recent interview, its Executive Secretary, Shamshad Akhtar, highlights socio-economic achievements in the region. Ms. Akhtar also flags the need for further regional integration and cooperation in addressing common challenges. Imanov Shahriyar Ayaz, internationally renowned tar player - UN News Interview at the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (5-6 May 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan) http://webtv.un.org/watch/imanov-shahriyar-ayaz-internationally-renowned-tar-player-un-news-interview-at-the-4th-world-forum-on-intercultural-dialogue-5-6-may-2017-baku-azerbaijan/5424338619001 Imanov Shahriyar Ayaz is an internationally renowned tar player, a traditional Azerbaijani instrument and has been the recipient of several national and international awards. video5424338619001 Sat, 06 May 2017 11:27:36 -0400 5424338619001 157780 Imanov Shahriyar Ayaz is an internationally renowned tar player, a traditional Azerbaijani instrument and has been the recipient of several national and international awards. He performed after a panel discussion on the contribution of contemporary Arab artistic creations to Intercultural dialogue during the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, 4-6 May 2017. eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture - Arabic calligraphy and graffiti - UN News Interview at the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (5-6 May 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan) http://webtv.un.org/watch/el-seed-laureate-of-the-14th-edition-of-the-unesco-sharjah-prize-for-arab-culture-arabic-calligraphy-and-graffiti-un-news-interview-at-the-4th-world-forum-on-intercultural-dialogue-5-6-may-2017-baku-azerbaijan/5424338622001 eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, uses a mixture of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti to disseminate messages of peace and beauty. video5424338622001 Sat, 06 May 2017 11:22:30 -0400 5424338622001 67307 eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, uses a mixture of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti to disseminate messages of peace and beauty. Through his creations and use of public space, Mr Seed has succeeded in creating a dialogue with spectators as well as challenging the stereotypes of Arab culture. He is in Baku, Azerbaijan to sit on a panel debating the contribution of contemporary Arab artistic creations to intercultural dialogue. At the request of UN News, he makes on of his creations on the spot with the message: "Open your heart" السيد الحائز على جائزة اليونسكو- الشارقة للثقافة العربية لعام 2016 -- مقابلة مع موقع أخبار الأمم المتحدة على هامش المنتدى العالمي الرابع للحوار بين الثقافات (4-6 أيار/مايو 2017، باكو، أذربيجان) http://webtv.un.org/watch/السيد-الحائز-على-جائزة-اليونسكو-الشارقة-للثقافة-العربية-لعام-2016-مقابلة-مع-موقع-أخبار-الأمم-المتحدة-على-هامش-المنتدى-العالمي-الرابع-للحوار-بين-الثقافات-4-6-أيارمايو-2017،-باكو،-أذربيجان/5424343352001 يستخدم الفنان التونسي/الفرنسي فوزي خليفي الملقب بـ "السيد"، والحائز على جائزة اليونسكو- الشارقة للثقافة العربية لعام 2016، مزيجا من الخط العربي والكتابة على الجدران لنشر رسائل السلام والجمال. ومن خلال ابتكاراته واستخدامه للأماكن العامة، نجح السيد في video5424343352001 Sat, 06 May 2017 11:17:05 -0400 5424343352001 281940 يستخدم الفنان التونسي/الفرنسي فوزي خليفي الملقب بـ "السيد"، والحائز على جائزة اليونسكو- الشارقة للثقافة العربية لعام 2016، مزيجا من الخط العربي والكتابة على الجدران لنشر رسائل السلام والجمال. ومن خلال ابتكاراته واستخدامه للأماكن العامة، نجح السيد في خلق حوار مع المشاهدين كما نجح في تحدي الصور النمطية للثقافة العربية. وقد تحدث السيد إلى موقع أخبار الأمم المتحدة بعد حلقة نقاش حول مساهمة الإبداعات الفنية العربية المعاصرة في الحوار بين الثقافات، وذلك على هامش المنتدى العالمي الرابع حول الحوار بين الثقافات الذي انعقد في باكو، أذربيجان من الرابع وحتى السادس من أيار/ مايو عام 2017. eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture - UN News Interview at the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (5-6 May 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan) http://webtv.un.org/watch/el-seed-laureate-of-the-14th-edition-of-the-unesco-sharjah-prize-for-arab-culture-un-news-interview-at-the-4th-world-forum-on-intercultural-dialogue-5-6-may-2017-baku-azerbaijan/5424343359001 eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, uses a mixture of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti to disseminate messages of peace and beauty. video5424343359001 Sat, 06 May 2017 11:15:00 -0400 5424343359001 342015 eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, uses a mixture of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti to disseminate messages of peace and beauty. Through his creations and use of public space, Mr Seed has succeeded in creating a dialogue with spectators as well as challenging the stereotypes of Arab culture. He spoke to UN News following a panel discussion on the contribution of contemporary Arab Artistic Creations to Intercultural Dialogue on the margins of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan 4-6 May 2017. eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture - UN News Interview at the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (5-6 May 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan) http://webtv.un.org/watch/el-seed-laureate-of-the-14th-edition-of-the-unesco-sharjah-prize-for-arab-culture-un-news-interview-at-the-4th-world-forum-on-intercultural-dialogue-5-6-may-2017-baku-azerbaijan/5424336491001 eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, uses a mixture of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti to disseminate messages of peace and beauty. video5424336491001 Sat, 06 May 2017 11:05:19 -0400 5424336491001 263467 eL Seed, laureate of the 14th edition of the UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture, uses a mixture of Arabic calligraphy and graffiti to disseminate messages of peace and beauty. Through his creations and use of public space, Mr Seed has succeeded in creating a dialogue with spectators as well as challenging the stereotypes of Arab culture. He spoke to UN News following a panel discussion on the contribution of contemporary Arab Artistic Creations to Intercultural Dialogue on the margins of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan 4-6 May 2017. ماهر ناصر (الأمم المتحدة) حول أثر منتدى باكو والعمل الذي ينتظرنا - أخبار مقابلة الأمم المتحدة في المنتدى العالمي الرابع للحوار بين الثقافات (5-6 مايو 2017، باكو، أذربيجان) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ماهر-ناصر-الأمم-المتحدة-حول-أثر-منتدى-باكو-والعمل-الذي-ينتظرنا-أخبار-مقابلة-الأمم-المتحدة-في-المنتدى-العالمي-الرابع-للحوار-بين-الثقافات-5-6-مايو-2017،-باكو،-أذربيجان/5424169366001 ماهر ناصر القائم بأعمال وكيل الأمين العام للإتصلات والإعلام يتحدث لوكالة انباء الامم المتحدة عن تأثير منتدى باكو والعمل الذي ينتظرنا خلال مقابلة على جانب المنتدى العالمي حول الحوار بين الثقافات (05-06 مايو عام 2017، باكو، أذربيجان) video5424169366001 Sat, 06 May 2017 05:32:21 -0400 5424169366001 155113 Maher Nasser (United Nations) on the impact of the Baku Forum and the work that lies ahead - UN News Interview at the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (5-6 May 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan) http://webtv.un.org/watch/maher-nasser-united-nations-on-the-impact-of-the-baku-forum-and-the-work-that-lies-ahead-un-news-interview-at-the-4th-world-forum-on-intercultural-dialogue-5-6-may-2017-baku-azerbaijan/5424178136001 Maher Nasser, Acting United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications talks to UN News about the impact of the Baku Forum and the work that lies ahead during an interview on the side of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue video5424178136001 Sat, 06 May 2017 05:27:10 -0400 5424178136001 709993 Maher Nasser, Acting United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications talks to UN News about the impact of the Baku Forum and the work that lies ahead during an interview on the side of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (5-6 May 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan).