United Nations Web TV - other events Copyright 2013-14 Fri, 06 May 2016 09:02:02 -0400 http://webtv.un.org Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right! - World Press Freedom Day 2016 http://webtv.un.org/watch/access-to-information-and-fundamental-freedoms-this-is-your-right-world-press-freedom-day-2016/4880171457001 World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" Organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the UN Educational and Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) video4880171457001 Thu, 05 May 2016 17:48:25 -0400 4880171457001 10293592 Democracy’s Uncertain State - Margaret Vogt Memorial Lecture Series http://webtv.un.org/watch/democracy’s-uncertain-state-margaret-vogt-memorial-lecture-series/4880142598001 Special lecture series organized by the Department of Political Affairs and the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) in commemoration of the late Margaret Vogt, former SRSG for the Central African video4880142598001 Thu, 05 May 2016 16:33:00 -0400 4880142598001 5202362 Special lecture series organized by the Department of Political Affairs and the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA) in commemoration of the late Margaret Vogt, former SRSG for the Central African Republic. "Democracy’s Uncertain State” with Professor Thomas Carothers, Vice President for Studies of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Introduction by Mr. Jeffrey Feltman, Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs and moderated by Mr. Massimo Tommasoli, Permanent Observer for International IDEA to the UN. Mogens Lykketoft (GA President) - Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right! http://webtv.un.org/watch/mogens-lykketoft-ga-president-access-to-information-and-fundamental-freedoms-this-is-your-right/4879577640001 Remarks by H.E. Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, President of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" video4879577640001 Thu, 05 May 2016 13:21:46 -0400 4879577640001 230668 Remarks by H.E. Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, President of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly at the World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" Organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the UN Educational and Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Panel discussion: After the Holocaust – Primo Levi and the Nexus of Science, Responsibility and Humanism http://webtv.un.org/watch/panel-discussion-after-the-holocaust-–-primo-levi-and-the-nexus-of-science-responsibility-and-humanism/4879862639001 The roundtable discussion explored themes found in Primo Levi’s writings including scientific ethics, history and memory, language and transmission, and justice and responsibility. After a dramatic reading of a passage identified from Primo Levi' video4879862639001 Thu, 05 May 2016 13:18:46 -0400 4879862639001 6682197 The roundtable discussion will explore themes found in Primo Levi’s writings including scientific ethics, history and memory, language and transmission, and justice and responsibility. After a dramatic reading of a passage identified from Primo Levi's recently published Complete Works, a panel of scholars and writers will comment on Levi’s work. The event will also demonstrate the universal appeal of Primo Levi and his contribution to humanity. Organized by the Holocaust and the United Nations Outreach Programme Ban Ki-moon (Secretary-General) - Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right! http://webtv.un.org/watch/ban-ki-moon-secretary-general-access-to-information-and-fundamental-freedoms-this-is-your-right/4879609122001 Remarks by H.E Mr. Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General at the World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" Organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the video4879609122001 Thu, 05 May 2016 13:00:55 -0400 4879609122001 124552 Remarks by H.E Mr. Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General at the World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" Organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the UN Educational and Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Cristina Gallach (DPI) - Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right! http://webtv.un.org/watch/cristina-gallach-dpi-access-to-information-and-fundamental-freedoms-this-is-your-right/4879562538001 Opening remarks by Ms. Cristina Gallach, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information (DPI) at the World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" . video4879562538001 Thu, 05 May 2016 11:10:38 -0400 4879562538001 269588 Opening remarks by Ms. Cristina Gallach, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information (DPI) at the World Press Freedom Day event entitled "Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!" Organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the UN Educational and Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Gloria Steinem (Author and Feminist) at the "Voices of Victims of Human Trafficking: Readings from River of Flesh and Other Stories" event http://webtv.un.org/watch/gloria-steinem-author-and-feminist-at-the-voices-of-victims-of-human-trafficking-readings-from-river-of-flesh-and-other-stories-event/4877816709001 Reading by author and feminist Gloria Steinem at the event entitled “Voices of Victims of Human Trafficking: Readings from River of Flesh and Other Stories”. video4877816709001 Wed, 04 May 2016 11:48:52 -0400 4877816709001 1069268 Reading by author and feminist Gloria Steinem at the event entitled “Voices of Victims of Human Trafficking: Readings from River of Flesh and Other Stories” Co-organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Apne Aap Women Worldwide. A Discussion on Cartooning against Intolerance (Geneva, 3 May 2016) http://webtv.un.org/watch/a-discussion-on-cartooning-against-intolerance-geneva-3-may-2016/4876739028001 The event, moderated by Swiss television presenter Darius Rochebin, will feature renowned cartoonists Patrick Chappatte (Switzerland), Liza Donnelly (United States), and Plantu (France), and will focus on the work of cartoonists and the challenges video4876739028001 Wed, 04 May 2016 04:19:23 -0400 4876739028001 3585092 A Discussion on Cartooning against Intolerance The event, moderated by Swiss television presenter Darius Rochebin, will feature renowned cartoonists Patrick Chappatte (Switzerland), Liza Donnelly (United States), and Plantu (France), and will focus on the work of cartoonists and the challenges they face daily to communicate through their art. Winners of the 2016 Cartooning for Peace International Prize will also be present. World Press Freedom Day is an opportunity to celebrate the fundamental principles of a free press, assess the state of press freedom in the world, defend the media from attacks on their independence and pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the line of duty. A Discussion on Cartooning against Intolerance (Geneva, 3 May 2016) http://webtv.un.org/watch/a-discussion-on-cartooning-against-intolerance-geneva-3-may-2016/4876310306001 The event, moderated by Swiss television presenter Darius Rochebin, will feature renowned cartoonists Patrick Chappatte (Switzerland), Liza Donnelly (United States), and Plantu (France), and will focus on the work of cartoonists and the challenges. video4876310306001 Wed, 04 May 2016 02:09:26 -0400 4876310306001 3585130 A discussion on Cartooning against intolerance The event, moderated by Swiss television presenter Darius Rochebin, will feature renowned cartoonists Patrick Chappatte (Switzerland), Liza Donnelly (United States), and Plantu (France), and will focus on the work of cartoonists and the challenges they face daily to communicate through their art. Winners of the 2016 Cartooning for Peace International Prize will also be present. World Press Freedom Day is an opportunity to celebrate the fundamental principles of a free press, assess the state of press freedom in the world, defend the media from attacks on their independence and pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the line of duty. Voices of Victims of Human Trafficking: Readings from River of Flesh and Other Stories http://webtv.un.org/watch/voices-of-victims-of-human-trafficking-readings-from-river-of-flesh-and-other-stories/4876676527001 Readings and discussions by Rosanna Arquette, United Nations dignitaries and other renowned personalities. video4876676527001 Tue, 03 May 2016 18:09:35 -0400 4876676527001 5736255 Readings and discussions by Rosanna Arquette, United Nations dignitaries and other renowned personalities. The participants will be Author and feminist Gloria Steinem; Award-winning Actress and Director Rosanna Arquette; Trafficking survivor T Ortiz Walker Pettigrew; Permanent Representative of Panama Ambassador Laura E. Flores; Permanent Representative of Hungary Ambassador Katalin A. Bogyay; Actress Reshma Shetty; and Editor of “River of Flesh and Other Stories” Ruchira Gupta. Special Remarks by: Cristina Gallach, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information.