United Nations Web TV - Interviews Copyright 2013-14 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:37:32 -0500 http://webtv.un.org Nicholas Kay talks to the UN News Centre after Council briefing on Somalia http://webtv.un.org/watch/nicholas-kay-talks-to-the-un-news-centre-after-council-briefing-on-somalia/4037169625001 Somalia, which endured over two decades of war and humanitarian crises, turned a new page in its history in 2012 with the establishment of a representative Government, the approval of a draft constitution, and the weakening of the militant video4037169625001 Fri, 06 Feb 2015 20:16:21 -0500 4037169625001 61139 Somalia, which endured over two decades of war and humanitarian crises, turned a new page in its history in 2012 with the establishment of a representative Government, the approval of a draft constitution, and the weakening of the militant insurgency. The Horn of Africa nation is moving, albeit slowly, on a path toward peace, reconciliation and stability. Leading the UN’s efforts in assisting the country is Nicholas Kay, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General, who has been at the helm of the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) for almost two years. He told the Security Council why 2015 will be a crucial year for Somalia and his hopes for the country and its people. UN News Centre meets Hayes Brown of Buzzfeed http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-news-centre-meets-hayes-brown-of-buzzfeed/4032805684001 During the United Nations Social Media Day, the UN News Centre met with Hayes Brown, Foreign News Editor and Reporter for Buzzfeed News. We asked him what developments he expects to see in social media this year and how they might affect internationa video4032805684001 Wed, 04 Feb 2015 17:30:43 -0500 4032805684001 119096 During the United Nations Social Media Day, the UN News Centre met with Hayes Brown, Foreign News Editor and Reporter for Buzzfeed News. We asked him what developments he expects to see in social media this year and how they might affect international politics and diplomacy... Jan Eliasson (Deputy Secretary General) - 2015 perspectives, interview with the UN radio http://webtv.un.org/watch/jan-eliasson-deputy-secretary-general-2015-perspectives-interview-with-the-un-radio/3980641401001 The United Nations Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson talks about the main topics for the UN in 2015 : achievement of the Millenium Development Goals and the post-2015 agenda, 70th anniversary of the UN, political instability and terrorism, video3980641401001 Fri, 09 Jan 2015 20:52:35 -0500 3980641401001 594199 The United Nations Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson talks about the main topics for the UN in 2015 : achievement of the Millenium Development Goals and the post-2015 agenda, 70th anniversary of the UN, political instability and terrorism, humanitarian crises. He evokes the reform of the organisation and his New Year's resolutions. Jan Eliasson (Vice-secrétaire général) - Perspectives 2015, interview avec la radio des Nations Unies http://webtv.un.org/watch/jan-eliasson-vice-secrétaire-général-perspectives-2015-interview-avec-la-radio-des-nations-unies/3980607318001 Le Vice-secrétaire général des Nations Unies fait le point sur les grands enjeux de l'année 2015 : agenda pour le développement durable, 70 ans de l'ONU, instabilité politique et terrorisme, crises humanitaires. Il évoque la réforme de l'organisation video3980607318001 Fri, 09 Jan 2015 20:46:57 -0500 3980607318001 710810 Le Vice-secrétaire général des Nations Unies fait le point sur les grands enjeux de l'année 2015 : agenda pour le développement durable, 70 ans de l'ONU, instabilité politique et terrorisme, crises humanitaires. Il évoque la réforme de l'organisation et parle de ses bonnes résolutions pour 2015. Edward Mortimer - UN News Centre interview http://webtv.un.org/watch/edward-mortimer-un-news-centre-interview/3919514371001 In an interview with the UN News Centre, Edward Mortimer, who served as former Secretary-General Kofi Annan’s speechwriter and communications director, reflects on his years with the UN and discusses the need for change. video3919514371001 Tue, 02 Dec 2014 13:06:43 -0500 3919514371001 225048 Anthony Banbury on Ebola Response - UN News Centre interview (11 November 2014) http://webtv.un.org/watch/anthony-banbury-on-ebola-response-un-news-centre-interview-11-november-2014/3888592974001 Anthony Banbury, the Head of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), discusses the main priority right now in the global effort to tackle the outbreak, the Mission's role and the importance of addressing stigma against those affected by video3888592974001 Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:36:48 -0500 3888592974001 271210 Anthony Banbury, the Head of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), discusses the main priority right now in the global effort to tackle the outbreak, the Mission's role and the importance of addressing stigma against those affected by the virus. UN News Centre story Diplomacy in Action - Robert Serry http://webtv.un.org/watch/diplomacy-in-action-robert-serry/3888009594001 After another Gaza war, is a two-state solution still possible? Robert Serry is the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process. video3888009594001 Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:12:45 -0500 3888009594001 260900 After another Gaza war, is a two-state solution still possible? Robert Serry is the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process. His office (UNSCO), under the umbrella of the Department of Political Affairs, supports the peace process efforts between Israelis and Palestinians, and coordinates UN humanitarian and development work. Mr. Serry spoke to us on the side lines of the 2014 UN General Assembly debate in New York, as part of the DPA Senior Leadership Interview Series. Staffan de Mistura ( Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Syria) - Interview with UN Radio http://webtv.un.org/watch/staffan-de-mistura-secretary-general’s-special-envoy-for-syria-interview-with-un-radio/3873378639001 Staffan de Mistura, Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Syria, on his ‘new plan’ to bring about a political solution to the Syrian conflict. video3873378639001 Mon, 03 Nov 2014 18:04:05 -0500 3873378639001 297866 Staffan de Mistura (Envoyé spécial des Nations Unies pour la Syrie) - Interview avec la radio des Nations Unies http://webtv.un.org/watch/staffan-de-mistura-envoyé-spécial-des-nations-unies-pour-la-syrie-interview-avec-la-radio-des-nations-unies/3873343932001 L'Envoyé spécial des Nations Unies pour la Syrie, Staffan de Mistura, s'exprime sur le « nouveau plan » de l'ONU pour la Syrie. video3873343932001 Mon, 03 Nov 2014 18:01:59 -0500 3873343932001 190567 L'Envoyé spécial des Nations Unies pour la Syrie, Staffan de Mistura, explique en quoi consiste son « nouveau plan » pour trouver une solution politique au conflit en Syrie Interview with Robert Orr http://webtv.un.org/watch/interview-with-robert-orr/3819959200001 In an interview with the UN News Centre, the Secretary-General's chief policy advisor, Robert Orr, reflects on his 10 years with the Organization as he prepares to return to academia. video3819959200001 Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:14:19 -0400 3819959200001 717172