United Nations Web TV - Interviews Copyright 2013-14 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:16:05 -0500 http://webtv.un.org Humanitarian crises in Lake Chad region: UN relief chief calls for urgent financial support http://webtv.un.org/watch/humanitarian-crises-in-lake-chad-region-un-relief-chief-calls-for-urgent-financial-support-/5333139133001 UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, Stephen O'Brien, has made a strong case for the need to urgently assist over 10 million people in Africa's Lake Chad Basin, noting that the humanitarian support “is an investment for all of us.” video5333139133001 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:10:32 -0500 5333139133001 72640 UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, Stephen O'Brien, has made a strong case for the need to urgently aid over 10 million people in Africa's Lake Chad Basin, saying "it is an investment for all of us," while highlighting its implications for the broader global security. The remarks came ahead of a UN-led international conference for the Region, set to take place in Oslo, Norway, on 24 February. The Conference aims to seek funding support of $1.5 billion, in order to meet the urgent humanitarian needs of people affected by climatic events and the Boko Haram insurgency in the Region - mainly in Nigeria, Niger, Chad and Cameroon. Head of UN Mission in Côte d’Ivoire hails peacekeepers as mission winds down http://webtv.un.org/watch/head-of-un-mission-in-côte-d’ivoire-hails-peacekeepers-as-mission-winds-down/5325356849001 As the UN peacekeepers exit Côte d’Ivoire, the head of the UN Mission in the country, Aïchatou Mindaoudou has hailed them, saying they demonstrated "a great sense of professionalism and commitment" to bringing peace and stability to the country. video5325356849001 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:04:31 -0500 5325356849001 125482 As the UN peacekeepers exited Côte d’Ivoire on 15 February 2017, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General and head of the UN Mission in the country, Aïchatou Mindaoudou has hailed them, saying the blue helmets demonstrated "a great sense of professionalism and commitment" to bringing peace and stability to the country. In an interview with UN News, she also noted that “nothing was possible” for peace and stability to prevail without the commitment from the people of Côte d’Ivoire. Stephen O'Brien (OCHA) and Elaine Weidman-Grunewald (Ericsson) on Using Technology to Engage Communities During Humanitarian Emergencies - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/stephen-obrien-ocha-and-elaine-weidman-grunewald-ericsson-on-using-technology-to-engage-communities-during-humanitarian-emergencies-world-economic-forum-2017/5290666019001 ‎Interview with H.E. Mr. Stephen O'Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, and Ms. Elaine Weidman-Grunewald, Senior Vice President and Chief video5290666019001 Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:30:40 -0500 5290666019001 842047 ‎Interview with H.E. Mr. Stephen O'Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, and Ms. Elaine Weidman-Grunewald, Senior Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer at Ericsson, on "Using Technology to Engage Communities During Humanitarian Emergencies" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). Michael Moller (UN Geneva) and Shinichi Kitaoka (Japan International Cooperation Agency) on Building Awareness and Driving Process for SDGs - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/michael-moller-un-geneva-and-shinichi-kitaoka-japan-international-cooperation-agency-on-building-awareness-and-driving-process-for-sdgs-world-economic-forum-2017/5290652281001 Interview with H.E. Mr. Michael Moller, Director-General of United Nations Office at Geneva, and Mr. Shinichi Kitaoka, President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), on "Building Awareness and Driving Process for the Sustainable video5290652281001 Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:29:42 -0500 5290652281001 730047 Interview with H.E. Mr. Michael Moller, Director-General of United Nations Office at Geneva, and Mr. Shinichi Kitaoka, President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), on "Building Awareness and Driving Process for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). Kelly T. Clements (UNHCR) on Protecting the Lives and Livelihoods of Refugees - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/kelly-t.-clements-unhcr-on-protecting-the-lives-and-livelihoods-of-refugees-world-economic-forum-2017/5290667589001 Interview with H.E. Ms. Kelly T. Clements, Deputy High Commissioner in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), on "Protecting the Lives and Livelihoods of Refugees" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 video5290667589001 Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:24:14 -0500 5290667589001 710058 Interview with H.E. Ms. Kelly T. Clements, Deputy High Commissioner in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), on "Protecting the Lives and Livelihoods of Refugees" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). Jake Horowitz (UN Young Leader for SDGs) on Inspiring Youth to Solve Global Problems - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/jake-horowitz-un-young-leader-for-sdgs-on-inspiring-youth-to-solve-global-problems-world-economic-forum-2017/5290870032001 Interview with Mr. Jake Horowitz, UN Young Leader for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Co-founder of Mic, on "Inspiring Youth to Solve Global Issues" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). video5290870032001 Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:15:36 -0500 5290870032001 415060 Helen Clark (UNDP) on Women in Leadership - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/helen-clark-undp-on-women-in-leadership-world-economic-forum-2017/5289204098001 Interview with H.E. Ms. Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), on "Women in Leadership" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). video5289204098001 Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:46:20 -0500 5289204098001 382058 Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka (UN Women) on Women driving the Sustainable Development Goals - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/phumzile-mlambo-ngcuka-un-women-on-women-driving-the-sustainable-development-goals-world-economic-forum-2017/5289214884001 Interview with H.E. Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, on "Women driving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, video5289214884001 Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:41:36 -0500 5289214884001 361045 Interview with H.E. Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, on "Women driving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). Stephen O'Brien (OCHA) on Future of Community Engagement During Humanitarian Emergencies - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/stephen-obrien-ocha-on-future-of-community-engagement-during-humanitarian-emergencies-world-economic-forum-2017/5289214880001 Interview with H.E. Mr. Stephen O'Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, on "the Future of Community Engagement During Humanitarian Emergencies" video5289214880001 Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:31:50 -0500 5289214880001 129193 Interview with H.E. Mr. Stephen O'Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, on "the Future of Community Engagement During Humanitarian Emergencies" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland). Irina Bokova (UNESCO) on Education as Driver for Progress - World Economic Forum 2017 http://webtv.un.org/watch/irina-bokova-unesco-on-education-as-driver-for-progress-world-economic-forum-2017/5289204083001 Interview with H.E. Ms. Irina Bokova, Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), on "Education as Driver for Progress" at the World Economic Forum 2017 (17-20 January 2017 in Davos, Switzerland) video5289204083001 Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:20:38 -0500 5289204083001 319060