United Nations Web TV - other events Copyright 2013-14 Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:08:34 -0400 http://webtv.un.org High Level Review of United Nations Sanctions - Briefing http://webtv.un.org/watch/high-level-review-of-united-nations-sanctions-briefing/3869425139001 Briefing on the High Level Review of United Nations Sanctions (to mark the conclusion of the working group phase) Event co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Australia, Finland, Germany, Greece and Sweden video3869425139001 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:29:38 -0400 3869425139001 6969795 Pluralism and Democracy: Role, Expectation and Challenges http://webtv.un.org/watch/pluralism-and-democracy-role-expectation-and-challenges/3869412375001 “Pluralism and Democracy: Role, Expectation and Challenges”. This event is co-organized by the Permanent Mission of India, the Rambhau Mhalgi Prabodhini (RMP), the Isha Foundation and the Agewell Foundation). video3869412375001 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:52:03 -0400 3869412375001 7242304 World Cities Day 2014 http://webtv.un.org/watch/world-cities-day-2014/3869185773001 World Cities Day 2014 Leading Urban Transformations. People-centred Urbanisation, Managing Social Inclusion in Today’s Cities. video3869185773001 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:27:43 -0400 3869185773001 10049620 World Cities Day 2014 Leading Urban Transformations. People-centred Urbanisation, Managing Social Inclusion in Today’s Cities. On the occasion of World Cities Day, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, The Permanent Mission of Italy, the Permanent Mission of the People’s Republic of China and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) are organizing an interactive discussion between international organizations, governments, mayors and civil society representatives on the need to pursue people-centered urbanization and manage social inclusion and diversity in today’s cities. The event aims at sharing ideas on how to enhance inclusive and sustainable urbanization and how to empower migrants for effective integration in cities. Who : Opening remarks by Mrs. Maria Emma Meja Velez, VP of ECOSOC , President of the General Assembly Sam Kutesa, the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (tbc), The UN High-Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, Ambassador Sebastiano Cardi, The PR of Italy , Ambassador Liu Jieyi, the PR of China. A panel of experts will lead the discussions after the opening segment. Boko Haram and Cycles of Violence: Strengthening Prevention Using the Women Peace and Security Agenda - Panel on Women, Peace and Security http://webtv.un.org/watch/boko-haram-and-cycles-of-violence-strengthening-prevention-using-the-women-peace-and-security-agenda-panel-on-women-peace-and-security/3867761339001 Panel on Women, Peace and Security entitled “Boko Haram and Cycles of Violence: Strengthening Prevention Using the Women Peace and Security Agenda.” video3867761339001 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:44:16 -0400 3867761339001 5902304 Panel on Women, Peace and Security entitled “Boko Haram and Cycles of Violence: Strengthening Prevention Using the Women Peace and Security Agenda.” Organized by the Permanent Mission of Liechtenstein, in cooperation with the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination (LISD)/Princeton University and the Peace Women Project of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom. Behind the scenes at the UN Day Concert 2014, with Lang Lang http://webtv.un.org/watch/behind-the-scenes-at-the-un-day-concert-2014-with-lang-lang/3867608896001 Happy Birthday United Nations! On the UN’s 69th birthday, the “UN Day Concert 2014: Lang Lang & Friends” took place in the newly renovated General Assembly Hall. video3867608896001 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:29:01 -0400 3867608896001 286210 Happy Birthday United Nations! On the UN’s 69th birthday, the “UN Day Concert 2014: Lang Lang & Friends” took place in the newly renovated General Assembly Hall. The concert was organized by the Department of Public Information in cooperation with the Lang Lang International Music Foundation (LLIMF) and featured world-renowned pianist and United Nations Messenger of Peace Lang Lang. Performing with Lang Lang was an international youth orchestra representing five continents, assembled especially for the occasion, and conducted by Manuel López-Gómez. Manuel López-Gómez, as well as many of the youth musicians hail from the renowned El Sistema programme, which provides music education to children from poor social-economic backgrounds. Chemical, Biological, Radiological or Nuclear (CBRN) National Action Plans: Meeting the Challenges of International Security http://webtv.un.org/watch/chemical-biological-radiological-or-nuclear-cbrn-national-action-plans-meeting-the-challenges-of-international-security/3867180825001 Event on “Chemical, Biological, Radiological or Nuclear (CBRN) National Action Plans: Meeting the Challenges of International Security”. video3867180825001 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:13:15 -0400 3867180825001 7466354 This event is organized by the Permanent Mission of Georgia, in cooperation with the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). Obligations and Standards: Towards Developing a Common Language for Electoral Integrity http://webtv.un.org/watch/obligations-and-standards-towards-developing-a-common-language-for-electoral-integrity/3863241229001 Event on “Obligations and Standards: Towards Developing a Common Language for Electoral Integrity” video3863241229001 Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:07:22 -0400 3863241229001 7176708 Event on “Obligations and Standards: Towards Developing a Common Language for Electoral Integrity” Co-organized by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) and The Carter Center, in collaboration with the Electoral Assistance Division, United Nations Department of Political Affairs The role of women in countering violent extremism - Panel Discussion http://webtv.un.org/watch/the-role-of-women-in-countering-violent-extremism-panel-discussion/3862565549001 Panel discussion on “The role of women in countering violent extremism”. Organized by the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. video3862565549001 Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:30:58 -0400 3862565549001 8946974 The United Nations Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - Briefing http://webtv.un.org/watch/the-united-nations-third-world-conference-on-disaster-risk-reduction-briefing/3861436207001 Briefing on “The United Nations Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction” by the Co-Chair of the Preparatory Committee. This briefing is co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Finland and Thailand, in collaboration with video3861436207001 Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:34:24 -0400 3861436207001 5251565 Briefing on “The United Nations Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction” by the Co-Chair of the Preparatory Committee. This briefing is co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Finland and Thailand, in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). Durable Solutions to Displacement in Urban Settings: the case of Haiti - High Level Meeting http://webtv.un.org/watch/durable-solutions-to-displacement-in-urban-settings-the-case-of-haiti-high-level-meeting/3857343095001 This event provides an opportunity to review the current situation and needs of urban displaced in Haiti as well as discuss lessons learned and innovative best practices to find durable solutions. video3857343095001 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:30:57 -0400 3857343095001 4829728 This event provides an opportunity to review the current situation and needs of urban displaced in Haiti as well as discuss lessons learned and innovative best practices to find durable solutions. More specifically, panellists discuss how to best respond to the remaining humanitarian needs of IDPs in Haiti and how to ensure durable solutions for IDPs in and outside camp settings. The aim is also to encourage and share examples of how humanitarian and development actors can work in synergy in support of durable solutions in urban environments. The event is co-hosted by OCHA and UNDP, in cooperation with the Government of Haiti, IOM and the Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of IDPs. Participants include Member States, humanitarian actors and experts.