United Nations Web TV - Other Features Copyright 2013-14 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:00:38 -0400 http://webtv.un.org Colombia's peace agreement is pivotal http://webtv.un.org/watch/colombias-peace-agreement-is-pivotal/5143396053001 UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein commends Colombia's peace agreement between FARC and the government. Zeid is on an official visit to the country. video5143396053001 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:37:37 -0400 5143396053001 104117 Video de la semaine - semaine du 23 septembre http://webtv.un.org/watch/video-de-la-semaine-semaine-du-23-septembre/5139634170001 Semaine du 23 septembre 2016. Faits saillants de l'actualité avec une nouvelle déclaration en faveur des réfugiés et les migrants; Premier anniversaire des ODDs; Accélération de l’entrée en vigueur des Accords de Paris. video5139634170001 Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:19:51 -0400 5139634170001 128267 Sustainable Development and Disarmament http://webtv.un.org/watch/sustainable-development-and-disarmament/5137042640001 The 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda makes clear there cannot be development without peace and security. And disarmament is integral to achieving peace and security. video5137042640001 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:32:05 -0400 5137042640001 172543 The 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda makes clear there cannot be development without peace and security. And disarmament is integral to achieving peace and security. Secretary­ General Ban Ki-­moon has said, “The world is over­armed and peace is underfunded.” An over­armed world is an unstable and insecure one. Disarmament is critical to creating a safer, more prosperous, more equitable and more peaceful world. (Spanish) Video Message by SRSG Bangura to Summit for Women and Peace (Bogota, Colombia) http://webtv.un.org/watch/spanish-video-message-by-srsg-bangura-to-summit-for-women-and-peace-bogota-colombia/5135730473001 The Colombian Government and the FARC-EP are currently going through a peace process that will put an end to a conflict that has lasted for over 50 years. As the process comes to its closure, several Colombian Women Organizations are organizing video5135730473001 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:47:38 -0400 5135730473001 214272 The Colombian Government and the FARC-EP are currently going through a peace process that will put an end to a conflict that has lasted for over 50 years. As the process comes to its closure, several Colombian Women Organizations are organizing the a Summit for Women and Peace in Bogota, from September 19 to 21. This Summit aims to contribute to building a more effective participation of women´s organizations throughout the peace process and to increasing the visibility and legitimacy of women as political actors in the referendum process that will take place after the Final Peace Accords. The Summit will also help to ensure that the implementation of the peace accords includes women´s voices.The Summit will count with the participation of 500 women with diverse political and regional backgrounds, as well as with different experiences in peacebuilding. The process will generate a dialogue that enables the construction of proposals to address the many challenges that might come with the implementation of the accords and the referendum. Video Message by SRSG Bangura to Summit for Women and Peace (Bogota, Colombia) http://webtv.un.org/watch/video-message-by-srsg-bangura-to-summit-for-women-and-peace-bogota-colombia/5135730467001 The Colombian Government and the FARC-EP are currently going through a peace process that will put an end to a conflict that has lasted for over 50 years. As the process comes to its closure, several Colombian Women Organizations are organizing video5135730467001 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:45:55 -0400 5135730467001 208938 The Colombian Government and the FARC-EP are currently going through a peace process that will put an end to a conflict that has lasted for over 50 years. As the process comes to its closure, several Colombian Women Organizations are organizing the a Summit for Women and Peace in Bogota, from September 19 to 21. This Summit aims to contribute to building a more effective participation of women´s organizations throughout the peace process and to increasing the visibility and legitimacy of women as political actors in the referendum process that will take place after the Final Peace Accords. The Summit will also help to ensure that the implementation of the peace accords includes women´s voices.The Summit will count with the participation of 500 women with diverse political and regional backgrounds, as well as with different experiences in peacebuilding. The process will generate a dialogue that enables the construction of proposals to address the many challenges that might come with the implementation of the accords and the referendum. Michael Douglas advocates for reduction of small arms on the International Day of #Peace http://webtv.un.org/watch/michael-douglas-advocates-for-reduction-of-small-arms-on-the-international-day-of-peace/5135465543001 On the International Day of Peace, United Nations Messenger of Peace, Michael Douglas, has called for a reduction of trade in small arms in order to relieve the world from what he described as a"terrible plight". Speaking to the UN News Centre about video5135465543001 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:32:40 -0400 5135465543001 48213 Michael Douglas calls for collective efforts to reduce "the number of nuclear war heads" http://webtv.un.org/watch/michael-douglas-calls-for-collective-efforts-to-reduce-the-number-of-nuclear-war-heads-/5135408654001 UN Messenger of Peace, Michael Douglas has called on the international community on to collectively "reduce the number of nuclear war heads", as well as facilitating the entry of force for the major treaties and protocols to expedite nuclear video5135408654001 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:25:29 -0400 5135408654001 53077 UN Messenger of Peace, Michael Douglas has called on the international community on to collectively "reduce the number of nuclear war heads", as well as facilitating the entry of force for the major treaties and protocols to expedite nuclear disarmament. Speaking to the UN News Centre on the International Day of Peace (21 September), Mr. Douglas highlighted the urgent need to move forward the nuclear disarmament endeavour. UN relief agency calls for prompt investigation into the attack on aid convoy in Syria http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-relief-agency-calls-for-prompt-investigation-into-the-attack-on-aid-convoy-in-syria/5134269761001 At least 18 of 31 trucks in a joint UN and Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) convoy were attacked on Monday night after an airstrike on the rebel held Orem al Kubra town in the Syrian city of Aleppo, despite approval obtained from all parties to the video5134269761001 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 20:08:16 -0400 5134269761001 67690 At least 18 of 31 trucks in a joint UN and Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) convoy were attacked on Monday night after an airstrike on the rebel held Orem al Kubra town in the Syrian city of Aleppo, despite approval obtained from all parties to the conflict. Several civilians, including one humanitarian worker, died in the attack, in addition to some of the life-saving food and medicine on the convoy being destroyed. As a consequence, the UN has suspended aid convoys in Syria, “pending further assessment of the security situation”. (Russian) Annual General Debate 2016 - 71st Session of the UN General Assembly (UN Web TV Promo Video) http://webtv.un.org/watch/russian-annual-general-debate-2016-71st-session-of-the-un-general-assembly-un-web-tv-promo-video/5133562339001 The annual general debate of the UN General Assembly will be held on 20-26 September at the United Nations Headquarters New York. video5133562339001 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:10:13 -0400 5133562339001 57322 The annual general debate of the UN General Assembly will be held on 20-26 September at the United Nations Headquarters New York. The theme of the general debate of the 71st session is “The Sustainable Development Goals: a universal push to transform our world." (Spanish) Annual General Debate 2016 - 71st Session of the UN General Assembly (UN Web TV Promo Video) http://webtv.un.org/watch/spanish-annual-general-debate-2016-71st-session-of-the-un-general-assembly-un-web-tv-promo-video/5133578638001 The annual general debate of the UN General Assembly will be held on 20-26 September at the United Nations Headquarters New York. video5133578638001 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:09:03 -0400 5133578638001 57258 The annual general debate of the UN General Assembly will be held on 20-26 September at the United Nations Headquarters New York. The theme of the general debate of the 71st session is “The Sustainable Development Goals: a universal push to transform our world."