United Nations Web TV - Press Conferences Copyright 2013-14 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:52:59 -0400 http://webtv.un.org WIPO - Press Conference: Release of the Global Innovation Index 2016 (Geneva, 15 August 2016) http://webtv.un.org/watch/wipo-press-conference-release-of-the-global-innovation-index-2016-geneva-15-august-2016/5082305751001 Co-published by WIPO,Cornell University and INSEAD, the report provides an annual ranking of the innovation capabilities and performance of economies around the world. video5082305751001 Mon, 15 Aug 2016 10:28:15 -0400 5082305751001 3254240 Co-published by WIPO,Cornell University and INSEAD, the report provides an annual ranking of the innovation capabilities and performance of economies around the world. In its ninth edition, the GII has established itself as a leading reference on innovation and a valuable bench-marking tool for decision-makers around the world. Speakers: • Francis Gurry, WIPO Director General • Bruno Lanvin, INSEAD Executive Director for Global Indices Stephen O’Brien (OCHA) on South Sudan - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/stephen-o’brien-ocha-on-south-sudan-press-conference/5078581316001 Informal comments to the media by Stephen O’Brien, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator on the situation in South Sudan. video5078581316001 Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:40:14 -0400 5078581316001 978730 Mogens Lykketoft (PGA) and Karen AbuZayd (UN Special Adviser) on the forthcoming UN Summit on refugees and migrants - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/mogens-lykketoft-pga-and-karen-abuzayd-un-special-adviser-on-the-forthcoming-un-summit-on-refugees-and-migrants-press-conference/5077223557001 Press briefing by Mogens Lykketoft (President of the General Assembly) and Karen AbuZayd (Special Adviser on the Summit on Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants) on the forthcoming UN Summit on refugees and migrants. video5077223557001 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 13:48:46 -0400 5077223557001 2690112 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/international-day-of-the-world’s-indigenous-peoples-press-conference/5077128897001 Press briefing on the occasion of International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, with a focus on indigenous peoples' right to education. video5077128897001 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 13:12:59 -0400 5077128897001 3155050 Press briefing on the occasion of International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, with a focus on indigenous peoples' right to education. Speakers: Álvaro Pop, Chair of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous issues (Maya Q'eqchi, Guatemala); Karla Jessen Williamson, University of Saskatchewan, Canada (Inuit, Greenland); Octaviana Trujillo, Northern Arizona University (Yaqui, USA). Bashar Ja’afari (Syria) and US Peace Council Representatives on Syria - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/bashar-ja’afari-syria-and-us-peace-council-representatives-on-syria-press-conference/5077088426001 Press briefing sponsored by the Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic. Speakers: H.E. Bashar Ja’afari, Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic Alfred Marder, President of the US Peace Council video5077088426001 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 12:20:54 -0400 5077088426001 2975040 Press briefing sponsored by the Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic. Speakers: H.E. Bashar Ja’afari, Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic Alfred Marder, President of the US Peace Council Mary Compton, Member of the Executive Board of the US Peace Council Henry Lowendorf, Member of the Executive Board of the US Peace Council, Head of the Syria Delegation Joe Jamison, Member of the Executive Board of the US Peace Council, Member of the Syria Delegation Madelyn Hoffman, Executive Director of New Jersey Peace Action, Member of the Syria Delegation Donna Nassor, Professor and Lawyer also part of US Peace Council Ban Ki-moon carries the Olympic torch at Rio 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-carries-the-olympic-torch-at-rio-2016/5072509683001 Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon receives the Olympic torch from International Olympics Committee, Thomas Bach, runs at Ipanema beach and handles it to Thaiza Vitoria, Brazilian athlete from UN Women. He arrived in Rio last Thursday (08/04) to take part video5072509683001 Fri, 05 Aug 2016 11:31:07 -0400 5072509683001 165396 Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon receives the Olympic torch from International Olympics Committee, Thomas Bach, runs at Ipanema beach and handles it to Thaiza Vitoria, Brazilian athlete from UN Women. He arrived in Rio last Thursday (08/04) to take part on some events related to the biggest sports event in the planet. Source: UNIC Rio Esta no es una misión de imposición de Paz - Conferencia de prensa http://webtv.un.org/watch/esta-no-es-una-misión-de-imposición-de-paz-conferencia-de-prensa/5069590457001 Jean Arnault, Representante Especial del Secretario General y Jefe de la Misión de las Naciones Unidas en Colombia explicó cuál es el mandato de la Misión de la ONU en el país para la verificación del cese al fuego, el cese de hostilidades bilateral video5069590457001 Wed, 03 Aug 2016 11:31:52 -0400 5069590457001 2720170 Jean Arnault, Representante Especial del Secretario General y Jefe de la Misión de las Naciones Unidas en Colombia explicó cuál es el mandato de la Misión de la ONU en el país para la verificación del cese al fuego, el cese de hostilidades bilateral y definitivo y la dejación de las armas entre el Gobierno de Colombia y las FARC-EP. Dato' Ramlan Ibrahim (Malaysia), President of the Security Council for the month of August 2016 - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/dato-ramlan-ibrahim-malaysia-president-of-the-security-council-for-the-month-of-august-2016-press-conference/5067412604001 Press Conference by H.E. Dato' Ramlan Ibrahim, Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the United Nations and President of the Security Council for the month of August 2016, on the Security Council programme of work for the month. video5067412604001 Mon, 01 Aug 2016 18:25:33 -0400 5067412604001 2413140 Security Council President, Ambassador Koro Bessho (Japan) on the end of Japan's presidency of the Security Council http://webtv.un.org/watch/security-council-president-ambassador-koro-bessho-japan-on-the-end-of-japans-presidency-of-the-security-council/5063445479001 Press Conference by H.E. Koro Besho, Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations and President of the Security Council for the month of July 2016 on the end of Japan's presidency of the Security Council. video5063445479001 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 23:04:44 -0400 5063445479001 1541908 Oh Joon (former ECOSOC President) on the work of the Economic and Social Council - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/oh-joon-former-ecosoc-president-on-the-work-of-the-economic-and-social-council-press-conference/5058167098001 Press briefing by Oh Joon, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the UN and former President of the Economic and Social Council (July 24 2015 – July 24 2016), on the work of ECOSOC during his time as President. video5058167098001 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:44:49 -0400 5058167098001 2293183