United Nations Web TV - Secretary-General Copyright 2013-14 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:49:16 -0500 http://webtv.un.org Ebola Response: Ban Ki-moon, Jim Yong Kim (World Bank) and Margaret Chan (WHO) - Press Conference (21 November 2014, Washington, DC) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ebola-response-ban-ki-moon-jim-yong-kim-world-bank-and-margaret-chan-who-press-conference-21-november-2014-washington-dc/3903722604001 Washington, DC - Press Conference after the UN Chief Executive Board’s private session on the Ebola response.Speakers: Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General; Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group; Margaret Chan, Director-General, World Health. video3903722604001 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:23:14 -0500 3903722604001 695810 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, and World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan held a brief press availability after the UN Chief Executive Board’s private session on the Ebola response. Ban Ki-moon (SG), Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Annual Parliamentary Hearing (19 November 2014) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-sg-inter-parliamentary-union-ipu-annual-parliamentary-hearing-19-november-2014/3899492042001 Opening remarks by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Annual Parliamentary Hearing. This year’s Hearing, entitled “Ensuring a people-centred approach to the new sustainable development goals video3899492042001 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:58:01 -0500 3899492042001 310173 Opening remarks by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Annual Parliamentary Hearing. This year’s Hearing, entitled “Ensuring a people-centred approach to the new sustainable development goals SDGs: A shared responsibility”, will provide a further opportunity to help inform the collective thinking of parliamentarians about the future goals. As the title of the event suggests, the intention is to put the spotlight on people as both actors and beneficiaries of the new sustainable development agenda. IPU website Ban Ki-moon, 2nd International Conference on Nutrition (Rome 19-21 November 2014) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-2nd-international-conference-on-nutrition-rome-19-21-november-2014/3899324260001 Video Message by H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations at the Second International Conference on Nutrition held in Rome (19-21 November 2014) video3899324260001 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:04:10 -0500 3899324260001 117122 Ban Ki-moon on Combating Terrorism and Violent Extremism – Security Council, 7316th meeting http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-on-combating-terrorism-and-violent-extremism-security-council-7316th-meeting/3899386179001 Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts Opening remarks by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on International Cooperation on Combating Terrorism and Violent Extremism. video3899386179001 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:01:10 -0500 3899386179001 507774 Ban Ki-moon, G20 Australia 2014 - Press Conference http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-g20-australia-2014-press-conference/3892747342001 Press Conference by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the G20 meeting in Brisbane (Australia)Topics: Inclusive growth and decent jobs, Climate challenge, Financing for sustainable development, Ebola, Extremist group, Ukraine, China, video3892747342001 Sat, 15 Nov 2014 08:39:16 -0500 3892747342001 1670305 Press Confernce by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the G20 meeting in Brisbane (Australia).Topics: Inclusive growth and decent jobs, Climate challenge, Financing for sustainable development, Ebola, Extremist group, Ukraine, China, Sustainable development goals, Women, Gender equality and gender empowerment. Ban Ki-moon (on behalf) on Ebola - General Assembly, Informal Meeting, 69th Session (13 November 2014) http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-on-behalf-on-ebola-general-assembly-informal-meeting-69th-session-13-november-2014/3889865996001 Remarks by Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet, on behalf of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the General Assembly Informal meeting of the plenary briefing on the Ebola virus outbreak. video3889865996001 Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:45:04 -0500 3889865996001 231155 Ban Ki-moon (UN Secretary-General), Opening plenary http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-un-secretary-general-opening-plenary/3872143278001 H.E. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, at the 2nd United Nations Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries, Vienna 2014. video3872143278001 Mon, 03 Nov 2014 05:35:40 -0500 3872143278001 414480 Ban Ki-moon (on behalf of), on World Cities Day http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-on-behalf-of-on-world-cities-day/3868823127001 Statement read by Yamina Djacta (UN Habitat) at the high-level event commemorating “World Cities Day” on behalf of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. video3868823127001 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:02:17 -0400 3868823127001 178632 Statement read by Yamina Djacta (UN Habitat) at the high-level event commemorating “World Cities Day” on behalf of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Special event on “People-Centred Urbanization. Managing Social Inclusion in Today’s Cities”, on the occasion of the World Cities Day on 31 October 2014. General Assembly resolution 68/239 This event is co-organized by the Permanent Missions of China and Italy, the UN-Habitat and the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC). Burkina Faso - Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General (30 October 2014) http://webtv.un.org/watch/burkina-faso-statement-attributable-to-the-spokesman-for-the-secretary-general-30-october-2014/3867075039001 Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General, Stéphane Dujarric, on the situation in Burkina Faso. video3867075039001 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:12:44 -0400 3867075039001 33646 Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the situation inBurkina Faso The Secretary-General is following with great concern the deteriorating security situation in Burkina Faso. He calls on all parties to end the use of violence, exercise calm and restraint, and use dialogue to resolve all outstanding issues. The Secretary-General is saddened over the loss of life resulting from recent events. He has requested his Special Representative for West Africa, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, to visit Burkina Faso tomorrow and welcomes that this mission will be undertaken jointly with the African Union and ECOWAS. Déclaration attribuable au porte-parole du Secrétaire général sur la situation au Burkina Faso. Le Secrétaire général suit avec une profonde préoccupation l'évolution de la situation au Burkina Faso. Il appelle toutes les parties à mettre fin à la violence, à faire preuve de calme et de retenue, et à renouer le dialogue pour résoudre toutes les questions en suspens. Le Secrétaire général regrette les pertes en vies humaines. Il a démandé à son Representant Spécial pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, de se rendre au Burkina Faso demain et se réjouit que cette mission soit conduite conjointement avec l’Union africaine et la CEDEAO. Ban Ki-moon, International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-international-day-to-end-impunity-for-crimes-against-journalists/3854825265001 Message by H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations on the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. video3854825265001 Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:23:45 -0400 3854825265001 99498 On 18 December 2013, the General Assembly adopted Resolution 68/163 on 'The safety of journalists and the issue of impunity'. The Resolution “condemns unequivocally all attacks and violence against journalists and media workers, such as torture, extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances and arbitrary detention, as well as intimidation and harassment in both conflict and non-conflict situations”. The Resolution proclaimed 2 November as the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists.