United Nations Web TV - Press Conferences Copyright 2013-14 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:56:33 -0400 http://webtv.un.org UNHCR: Press Conference - Appointment of Syrian refugee & Olympic athlete Yusra Mardini (Geneva, 27 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/unhcr-press-conference-appointment-of-syrian-refugee-olympic-athlete-yusra-mardini-geneva-27-april-2017/5412848009001 Subject: Appointment of Syrian refugee and Olympic athlete Yusra Mardini as UNHCR’s Goodwill Ambassador Speakers: Yusra Mardini, UNHCR’s Goodwill Ambassador and Kelly T. Clements, United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees video5412848009001 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 04:36:11 -0400 5412848009001 1425087 10th anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: National Perspectives - Press Conference (24 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/10th-anniversary-of-the-un-declaration-on-the-rights-of-indigenous-peoples-national-perspectives-press-conference-24-april-2017/5409524961001 Speakers will be: Mariam Wallet Aboubakrine, Chair of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (Mali); Aura Leticia Teleguario Sincal, Minister of Labour and Social Welfare (Guatemala); and Willie Littlechild, a Cree chief (Canada). video5409524961001 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:10:48 -0400 5409524961001 3483008 10th anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: National Perspectives - Press Conference (24 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/10th-anniversary-of-the-un-declaration-on-the-rights-of-indigenous-peoples-national-perspectives-press-conference-24-april-2017/5409480035001 Speakers will be: Mariam Wallet Aboubakrine, Chair of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (Mali); Aura Leticia Teleguario Sincal, Minister of Labour and Social Welfare (Guatemala); and Willie Littlechild, a Cree chief (Canada). video5409480035001 Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:10:34 -0400 5409480035001 3483008 Launch of Watchlist's Field Monitor report detailing the impact on children of attacks on healthcare in Yemen in 2015 and 2016 - Press Conference (20 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/launch-of-watchlists-field-monitor-report-detailing-the-impact-on-children-of-attacks-on-healthcare-in-yemen-in-2015-and-2016-press-conference-20-april-2017/5404837521001 Press briefing on the Launch of Watchlist's Field Monitor report detailing the impact on children of attacks on healthcare in Yemen in 2015 and 2016; sponsored by the Permanent Mission of Canada. video5404837521001 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:43:50 -0400 5404837521001 3292822 Gordon Brown (UN Special Envoy for Global Education) on a new model for education finance - Press Conference (19 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/gordon-brown-un-special-envoy-for-global-education-on-a-new-model-for-education-finance-press-conference-19-april-2017/5403784163001 Briefing by Mr. Gordon Brown, UN Special Envoy for Global Education, on efforts to provide every refugee and displaced child with an education through a new model for education finance. video5403784163001 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:06:31 -0400 5403784163001 2144675 Press encounter by the Secretary-General and the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat http://webtv.un.org/watch/press-encounter-by-the-secretary-general-and-the-chairperson-of-the-african-union-commission-mr.-moussa-faki-mahamat-/5403584222001 Press encounter by the Secretary-General and the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Mr. Moussa Faki Mahamat after they met for the first AU-UN Annual Conference. video5403584222001 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:50:24 -0400 5403584222001 1167917 The situation in South Sudan and Somalia - Press Conference (18 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/the-situation-in-south-sudan-and-somalia-press-conference-18-april-2017/5402236980001 Mr. John Ging, Director of the Operational Division, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA); Mr. Manuel Fontaine, Director of the Office of Emergency Operations, UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF); Mr. Ugochi Daniels, Chief of the Hum video5402236980001 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:59:14 -0400 5402236980001 2674037 Mr. John Ging, Director of the Operational Division, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA); Mr. Manuel Fontaine, Director of the Office of Emergency Operations, UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF); Mr. Ugochi Daniels, Chief of the Humanitarian and Fragile Contexts Branch, UN Population Fund (UNFPA) and Mr. Mourad Wahba, UN Development Programme (UNDP) brief on their recent mission to South Sudan and Somalia. Kim In Ryong (DPRK) on the consideration of non-proliferation in the DPRK - Press Conference (17 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/kim-in-ryong-dprk-on-the-consideration-of-non-proliferation-in-the-dprk-press-conference-17-april-2017/5400972520001 Press Briefing by Ambassador Kim In Ryong, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), on the consideration of non-proliferation in the DPRK to be held in the Security Council on April 28. video5400972520001 Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:31:36 -0400 5400972520001 1821685 The launch of the Amnesty International annual report on “Death Sentences and Executions 2016” - Press Conference (11 April 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/the-launch-of-the-amnesty-international-annual-report-on-“death-sentences-and-executions-2016”-press-conference-11-april-2017/5393998892001 Press Conference on the launch of the Amnesty International annual report on “Death Sentences and Executions 2016” Speakers will be Sherine Tadros and Renzo Pomi of Amnesty International. video5393998892001 Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:56:03 -0400 5393998892001 1749182 Joint press briefing on The Ocean Conference (UNHQ New York, 5 to 9 June 2017) and the announcement of the World Ocean Festival (4 June 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/joint-press-briefing-on-the-ocean-conference-unhq-new-york-5-to-9-june-2017-and-the-announcement-of-the-world-ocean-festival-4-june-2017/5393961265001 Speakers: H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President of the United Nations General Assembly; Ms. Penny Abeywardena, Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office for International Affairs, City of New York; and Ms. Natalia Vega-Berry, Founder/EP, WOF & Founder/CEO, video5393961265001 Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:19:34 -0400 5393961265001 1670420 Speakers: H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President of the United Nations General Assembly; Ms. Penny Abeywardena, Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office for International Affairs, City of New York; and Ms. Natalia Vega-Berry, Founder/EP, WOF & Founder/CEO, The Global Brain Foundation.