United Nations Web TV - Press Conferences Copyright 2013-14 Fri, 21 Sep 2018 20:12:00 -0400 http://webtv.un.org Press Briefing by H.E. Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria - Press Conference (21 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/press-briefing-by-h.e.-mr.-geoffrey-onyeama-minister-for-foreign-affairs-of-the-federal-republic-of-nigeria-press-conference-21-september-2018/5838322225001 Press briefing by Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. video5838322225001 Fri, 21 Sep 2018 21:01:16 +0000 5838322225001 4453290 Press briefing by Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. WHO FCTC Convention Secretariat - Press Conference: COP8 Conference (Geneva, 21 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/who-fctc-convention-secretariat-press-conference-cop8-conference-geneva-21-september-2018/5838022997001 video5838022997001 Fri, 21 Sep 2018 09:57:45 +0000 5838022997001 2754080 Subject: Introduction to the Eighth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP8) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) two weeks ahead of the event. It will focus on topics such as the shaping of a medium-term strategic framework, which will determine the actions to be taken by the Parties over the next five years, and the advances and challenges revealed in the Global Progress Report on Implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.The Conference will also be the starting point for a wider application of the WHO FCTC not only for tobacco control, but also as an international treaty to support sustainable development, fight climate change and defend human rights. Speakers: • Dr. Vera Luiza da Costa e Silva, Head of the Convention Secretariat UN Chief on 73rd Session of the General Assembly - Press Conference (20 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-chief-on-73rd-session-of-the-general-assembly-press-conference-20-september-2018/5837703898001 Press Briefing by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the occasion of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly video5837703898001 Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:17:23 +0000 5837703898001 2775273 Press Briefing by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the occasion of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly UN Chief on 73rd Session of the General Assembly - Press Conference (20 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-chief-on-73rd-session-of-the-general-assembly-press-conference-20-september-2018/5837700574001 Press Briefing by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the occasion of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly video5837700574001 Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:16:36 +0000 5837700574001 2775273 Press Briefing by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the occasion of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly UN Chief on 73rd Session of the General Assembly - Press Conference (20 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/un-chief on-73rd-session-of-the-general-assembly-press-conference-20-september-2018/5837672894001 Press Briefing by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the occasion of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly video5837672894001 Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:54:04 +0000 5837672894001 2770907 Press Briefing by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the occasion of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly Press Briefing by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Launch of 2018 Multidimensional Poverty Index http://webtv.un.org/watch/press-briefing-by-the-united-nations-development-programme-undp-on-launch-of-2018-multidimensional-poverty-index/5837645119001 Press Briefing by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on the launch of the new 2018 Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI).Speakers:Achim Steiner, Administrator, UNDPSelim Jahan, Director, Human Development Report Office, UNDP video5837645119001 Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:48:40 +0000 5837645119001 2527593 Speakers: Mr. Achim Steiner, Administrator (UNDP) Mr. Selim Jahan, Director, Human Development Report Office (UNDP) and Ms. Sabina Alkire, Director, Oxford Poverty amp Human Development Initiative. International, Impartial amp Independent Mechanism on Syria – Press Conference (Geneva, 20 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/international-impartial-independent-mechanism-on-syria-–-press-conference-geneva-20-september-2018/5837612956001 Speakers: Ms. Catherine Marchi-Uhel, Head of the International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism (IIIM) for the Crimes Committed in Syria video5837612956001 Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:17:40 +0000 5837612956001 2568280 Speakers: Ms. Catherine Marchi-Uhel, Head of the International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism (IIIM) for the Crimes Committed in Syria Santiago Villalpando (OLA) amp Adama Dieng (Prevention of Genocide) on the upcoming Treaty Event and the appeal for universal ratification of the Genocide Convention - Press Conference (19 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/santiago-villalpando-ola-adama-dieng-prevention-of-genocide-on-the-upcoming-treaty-event-and-the-appeal-for-universal-ratification-of-the-genocide-convention-press-conference-19-september-2018/5837165854001 Santiago Villalpando, Chief of the Treaty Section in the Office of Legal Affairs, and Adama Dieng, Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, brief on the upcoming Treaty Event and the appeal for universal ratification of the Genocide Convention. video5837165854001 Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:10:19 +0000 5837165854001 4468800 Santiago Villalpando, Chief of the Treaty Section in the Office of Legal Affairs, and Adama Dieng, Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, brief on the upcoming Treaty Event and the appeal for universal ratification of the Genocide Convention. Highlights of the 2018 UN Global Compact Progress Report and the upcoming UN Global Compact Leaders Summit http://webtv.un.org/watch/highlights-of-the-2018-un-global-compact-progress-report-and-the-upcoming-un-global-compact-leaders-summit/5836488165001 Lise Kingo, CEO amp Executive Director of the UN Global Compact shares highlights of the 2018 UN Global Compact Progress Report and the upcoming UN Global Compact Leaders Summit. video5836488165001 Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:31:40 +0000 5836488165001 774507 Lise Kingo, CEO amp Executive Director of the UN Global Compact shares highlights of the 2018 UN Global Compact Progress Report and the upcoming UN Global Compact Leaders Summit. She also announces the 2018 SDG Pioneers — business leaders from around the world who are championing the Sustainable Development Goals and inspiring others to join the movement. Presentation of 2018 Global Tuberculosis Report by the World Health Organization (WHO) - Press Conference (18 September 2018) http://webtv.un.org/watch/presentation-of-2018-global-tuberculosis-report-by-the-world-health-organization-who-press-conference-18-september-2018/5836464302001 Press Briefing: Presentation of the 2018 Global Tuberculosis Report by the World Health Organization (WHO)Speakers:Tereza Kasaeva, Director, Global TB Programme, WHOKoro Bessho, Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations video5836464302001 Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:37:13 +0000 5836464302001 3078527 Speakers: Dr. Tereza Kasaeva, Director, Global TB Programme, WHO H.E. Mr. Koro Bessho, Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations Dr. Irene Koek, Deputy Administrator for Global Health, USAID and Amb. Eric Goosby, UN Special Envoy on Tuberculosis.