United Nations Web TV - other events Copyright 2013-14 Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:04:30 -0400 http://webtv.un.org Global Shapers Annual Curators Meeting 2016 - World Economic Forum http://webtv.un.org/watch/-global-shapers-annual-curators-meeting-2016-world-economic-forum/5093890467001 video5093890467001 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:36:20 -0400 5093890467001 6637867 Natalie Dormer (actress) - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/natalie-dormer-actress-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5093897605001 Speech by Natalie Dormer at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives video5093897605001 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:10:04 -0400 5093897605001 484550 Speech by Natalie Dormer at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world. 2016 Theme: One Humanity Under the overarching theme of ‘One Humanity’, WHD will promote how the world came together in Istanbul around the Agenda for Humanity, and how the commitments made at the World Humanitarian Summit will help the 130 million people around the world who need humanitarian assistance to survive. One Humanity speaks to how our shared human experiences bind us across divides, and create a common responsibility to demand action for the most vulnerable and at risk of being left behind. Alisan Porter (singer) - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/alisan-porter-singer-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5093891529001 Speech and performance by Alisan Porter at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). video5093891529001 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:53:55 -0400 5093891529001 271188 Speech and performance by Alisan Porter at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world. 2016 Theme: One Humanity Under the overarching theme of ‘One Humanity’, WHD will promote how the world came together in Istanbul around the Agenda for Humanity, and how the commitments made at the World Humanitarian Summit will help the 130 million people around the world who need humanitarian assistance to survive. One Humanity speaks to how our shared human experiences bind us across divides, and create a common responsibility to demand action for the most vulnerable and at risk of being left behind. One Humanity - World Humanitarian Day 2016 (full event) http://webtv.un.org/watch/one-humanity-world-humanitarian-day-2016-full-event/5091430567001 In New York, a special event was held at the General Assembly on 19 August, which included musical performances and speeches by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Natalie Dormer, Leslie Odom Jr., Alisan Porter, Mohammed Assaf, Yasmine Al Masri and video5091430567001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 22:15:23 -0400 5091430567001 6556393 In New York, a special event was held at the General Assembly on 19 August, which included musical performances and speeches by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Natalie Dormer, Leslie Odom Jr., Alisan Porter, Mohammed Assaf, Yasmine Al Masri and the Harlem Gospel Choir. Hala Kalim and her four children, who were featured in the documentary ‘Children of Syria’, will also attend, and they will tell their story of the impossible choices they faced living in and fleeing Syria through four short films. World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (writer) - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/chimamanda-ngozi-adichie-writer-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5091392999001 Speech by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning writer of Nigerian origin, at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). video5091392999001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 21:55:53 -0400 5091392999001 510122 Speech by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning writer of Nigerian origin, at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world. 2016 Theme: One Humanity Under the overarching theme of ‘One Humanity’, WHD will promote how the world came together in Istanbul around the Agenda for Humanity, and how the commitments made at the World Humanitarian Summit will help the 130 million people around the world who need humanitarian assistance to survive. One Humanity speaks to how our shared human experiences bind us across divides, and create a common responsibility to demand action for the most vulnerable and at risk of being left behind. Leslie Odom Jr. (actor) - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/leslie-odom-jr.-actor-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5091394057001 Tony Award-winning former star of Broadway's Hamilton, Leslie Odom Jr., performed at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). video5091394057001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 21:35:26 -0400 5091394057001 314773 Tony Award-winning former star of Broadway's Hamilton, Leslie Odom Jr., performed at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). Under the overarching theme of ‘One Humanity’, WHD will promote how the world came together in Istanbul around the Agenda for Humanity, and how the commitments made at the World Humanitarian Summit will help the 130 million people around the world who need humanitarian assistance to survive. One Humanity speaks to how our shared human experiences bind us across divides, and create a common responsibility to demand action for the most vulnerable and at risk of being left behind. Hala Kamil and Yasmine Al Massri - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/hala-kamil-and-yasmine-al-massri-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5091361279001 "Message to Humanity" by Hala Kamil, translation by Yasmine Al Massri, joined by Kamil's family at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York. Three years ago, Hala Kamil and her four children fled the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo. video5091361279001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 21:17:59 -0400 5091361279001 828757 "Message to Humanity" by Hala Kamil, translation by Yasmine Al Massri, joined by Kamil's family at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York. Three years ago, Hala Kamil and her four children fled the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo. Their story was featured in the German film, “Watani: My Homeland”. Statement by Marcel Mettelsiefen, director of the documentary. Mohammed Assaf (Youth Ambassador UNRWA) and Yasmine Al Massri - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/mohammed-assaf-youth-ambassador-unrwa-and-yasmine-al-massri-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5091296763001 Speech and performance by Mohammed Assaf, Youth Ambassador UNRWA, translation by actress Yasmine Al Massri, at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). video5091296763001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 20:22:43 -0400 5091296763001 940373 Speech and performance by Mohammed Assaf, Youth Ambassador UNRWA, translation by actress Yasmine Al Massri, at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world. 2016 Theme: One Humanity Under the overarching theme of ‘One Humanity’, WHD will promote how the world came together in Istanbul around the Agenda for Humanity, and how the commitments made at the World Humanitarian Summit will help the 130 million people around the world who need humanitarian assistance to survive. One Humanity speaks to how our shared human experiences bind us across divides, and create a common responsibility to demand action for the most vulnerable and at risk of being left behind. Stephen O’Brien (OCHA) - World Humanitarian Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/stephen-o’brien-ocha-world-humanitarian-day-2016/5091231197001 Statement by Stephen O’Brien, the Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator (USG/ERC), at the World Humanitarian Day event in New York (19 August 2016). video5091231197001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:32:24 -0400 5091231197001 334933 Statement by Stephen O’Brien, the Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator (USG/ERC), at the World Humanitarian Day Event in New York (19 August 2016). World Humanitarian Day (WHD) is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world. 2016 Theme: One Humanity Under the overarching theme of ‘One Humanity’, WHD will promote how the world came together in Istanbul around the Agenda for Humanity, and how the commitments made at the World Humanitarian Summit will help the 130 million people around the world who need humanitarian assistance to survive. One Humanity speaks to how our shared human experiences bind us across divides, and create a common responsibility to demand action for the most vulnerable and at risk of being left behind. Jan Eliasson (UN Deputy Secretary-General) at the 13th anniversary of the bombing of the UNHQ in Baghdad - Wreath Laying Ceremony http://webtv.un.org/watch/jan-eliasson-un-deputy-secretary-general-at-the-13th-anniversary-of-the-bombing-of-the-unhq-in-baghdad-wreath-laying-ceremony/5090431284001 Wreath-laying by United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson in front of the plaque honouring those who lost their lives in Baghdad, followed by a moment of silence. video5090431284001 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:42:31 -0400 5090431284001 610303