United Nations Web TV - Press Conferences Copyright 2013-14 Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:46:17 -0500 http://webtv.un.org Gordon Brown (UN Special Envoy) and Yasmine Sherif (Education Cannot Wait) on Global Education - Press Conference (13 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/gordon-brown-un-special-envoy-and-yasmine-sherif-education-cannot-wait-on-global-education-press-conference-13-december-2017/5679169207001 Press Conference by Mr. Gordon Brown, UN Special Envoy for Global Education, and Yasmine Sherif, Director of Education Cannot Wait, first global movement and fund dedicated to education in emergencies and protracted crises. video5679169207001 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:03:26 -0500 5679169207001 1585342 Launch of the World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) Report 2018 - Press Conference (11 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/launch-of-the-world-economic-situation-and-prospects-wesp-report-2018-press-conference-11-december-2017/5676118110001 Following a decade of economic crises and shocks – from the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, to the European sovereign debt crisis of 2010-2012 to the global commodity price realignment in 2014-2016 – is the global economy finally headed for a video5676118110001 Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:20:04 -0500 5676118110001 1617338 Following a decade of economic crises and shocks – from the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, to the European sovereign debt crisis of 2010-2012 to the global commodity price realignment in 2014-2016 – is the global economy finally headed for a lasting recovery? UNCTAD on the launch of the Commodities and Development Report 2017 - Press Conference (11 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/unctad-on-the-launch-of-the-commodities-and-development-report-2017-press-conference-11-december-2017/5672330126001 The report will highlight the avenues by which commodity prices can affect the economy and development indicators. The report analyses commodity sectors – energy, minerals and agricultural – in developing countries, the corresponding commodity video5672330126001 Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:39:58 -0500 5672330126001 745733 The report will highlight the avenues by which commodity prices can affect the economy and development indicators. The report analyses commodity sectors – energy, minerals and agricultural – in developing countries, the corresponding commodity policies and their impact on economic growth and development, income distribution, poverty and food security with a particular emphasis on commodity-dependent developing countries. Mr. Jean-Pierre Lacroix (DPKO) and Mr. Ian Sinclair (UN Operations and Crisis Centre) on attack on peacekeepers in Democratic Republic of the Congo - Press Conference (08 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/mr.-jean-pierre-lacroix-dpko-and-mr.-ian-sinclair-un-operations-and-crisis-centre-on-attack-on-peacekeepers-in-democratic-republic-of-the-congo-press-conference-08-december-2017/5672561586001 Guests: Mr. Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations and Mr. Ian Sinclair, Director of the United Nations Operations and Crisis Centre brief reporters on the attack on peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the video5672561586001 Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:34:20 -0500 5672561586001 992157 Guests: Mr. Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations and Mr. Ian Sinclair, Director of the United Nations Operations and Crisis Centre brief reporters on the attack on peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Guest: Jamie McGoldrick, UN Humanitarian Coordinator and UN Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative for the Republic of Yemen - Press Conference (20 November 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/guest-jamie-mcgoldrick-un-humanitarian-coordinator-and-un-development-programme-undp-resident-representative-for-the-republic-of-yemen-press-conference-20-november-2017/5671199737001 Briefing to the press by Mr. Jamie McGoldrick, UN Humanitarian Coordinator and UN Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative for the Republic of Yemen, via telephone link on the current situation in Yemen. video5671199737001 Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:57:32 -0500 5671199737001 1124188 SC President, Koro Bessho (Japan) on the programme of work of the Security Council - Press Conference (1 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/sc-president-koro-bessho-japan-on-the-programme-of-work-of-the-security-council-press-conference-1-december-2017/5664766386001 Press Conference by H.E. Mr. Koro Bessho, Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations and President of the Security Council for the month of December, on the programme of work of the Security Council in December. video5664766386001 Fri, 01 Dec 2017 16:33:10 -0500 5664766386001 2923925 World AIDS Day - Press Conference (1 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/world-aids-day-press-conference-1-december-2017/5664675509001 Press conference by Mr. Simon Bland, Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) New York Office, on the occasion of World AIDS Day video5664675509001 Fri, 01 Dec 2017 14:55:32 -0500 5664675509001 1562748 Ms. Helle Thorning-Schmidt (Save the Children) - Launch of Global Humanitarian Overview 2018 http://webtv.un.org/watch/ms.-helle-thorning-schmidt-save-the-children-launch-of-global-humanitarian-overview-2018/5661198022001 "Conflict, war, violence is still the main driver behind the need we will see in 2018" Ms. Helle Thorning-Schmidt, CEO, Save the Children International Full Press Conference: bit.ly/ochapc18 video5661198022001 Fri, 01 Dec 2017 05:12:13 -0500 5661198022001 536085 "Conflict, war, violence is still the main driver behind the need we will see in 2018" Ms. Helle Thorning-Schmidt, CEO, Save the Children International Watch Full Press Conference OCHA - Press Conference: Launch of the Global Humanitarian Overview 2018 (Geneva, 1 December 2017) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ocha-press-conference-launch-of-the-global-humanitarian-overview-2018-geneva-1-december-2017/5661198021001 Launch of the Global Humanitarian Overview 2018 to support people affected by disaster and conflict video5661198021001 Fri, 01 Dec 2017 05:02:14 -0500 5661198021001 2350040 Launch of the Global Humanitarian Overview 2018 to support people affected by disaster and conflict Speakers: Mr. Mark Lowcock, UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Ms. Helle Thorning-Schmidt, CEO, Save the Children International Mark Lowcock (OCHA) - Launch of Global Humanitarian Overview 2018 http://webtv.un.org/watch/mark-lowcock-ocha-launch-of-global-humanitarian-overview-2018/5661198020001 “The UN and it’s partners have put together plans to meet the needs of 90 million people" Mr. Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator (OCHA) Full Press Conference: bit.ly/ochapc18 video5661198020001 Fri, 01 Dec 2017 04:29:12 -0500 5661198020001 676040 “The UN and it’s partners have put together plans to meet the needs of 90 million people" Mr. Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator (OCHA)Watch Full Press Conference