White House Reverses Trump Ban on LGBT Health-Care Protection

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “White House Reverses Trump Ban on LGBT Health-Care Protection” – below is their description. The federal government will begin enforcing protections for LGBT Americans in health care again, reversing a ban put in place by the Trump administration, the Health and Human Services Department said Monday. The … Read more White House Reverses Trump Ban on LGBT Health-Care Protection

Grieving Families Bury Kabul Explosion Victims

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Grieving Families Bury Kabul Explosion Victims” – below is their description. A bomb exploded near a girls’ school in a majority Shiite district of west Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 50 people, many of them young pupils between 11 and 15 years old. The Taliban condemned … Read more Grieving Families Bury Kabul Explosion Victims

Petersberg Climate Dialogue – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on Climate Action

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Petersberg Climate Dialogue – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on Climate Action” – below is their description. In his keynote speech at a high-level climate gathering in Petersberg, Germany Secretary-General António Guterres today (6 May) expressed concern about the “lack of progress on adaptation” and said, “the success of … Read more Petersberg Climate Dialogue – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on Climate Action

Ethiopia Tigray conflict rips families apart – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ethiopia Tigray conflict rips families apart – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In this Tuesday’s edition of Eye on Africa: The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo declares a state of siege for two of the country’s provinces after a major surge in … Read more Ethiopia Tigray conflict rips families apart – Eye on Africa

International Jazz Day 10th Anniversary Celebration: All-Star Global Concert

United Nations published this video item, entitled “International Jazz Day 10th Anniversary Celebration: All-Star Global Concert” – below is their description. As the great Nina Simone said, “Jazz is not just music, it is a way of life, it is a way of being, a way of thinking”. The story of Jazz is written into … Read more International Jazz Day 10th Anniversary Celebration: All-Star Global Concert

Preventing COVID-19 From Becoming a Media Extinction Event- António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Preventing COVID-19 From Becoming a Media Extinction Event- António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)” – below is their description. Video Message by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on COVID-19: How Do We Prevent The Pandemic From Becoming A Media Extinction Event? “My thanks to the United Nations Department … Read more Preventing COVID-19 From Becoming a Media Extinction Event- António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

Int’l Jazz Day 2021 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Int’l Jazz Day 2021 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)” – below is their description. Video Message by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on International Jazz Day. Music of improvisation and collective creation International Jazz Day raises awareness in the international community of the virtues of jazz … Read more Int’l Jazz Day 2021 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

Chad political tensions: N’Djamena braces for more protests against military rule

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Chad political tensions: N’Djamena braces for more protests against military rule” – below is their description. The capital of #Chad appeared calm on Wednesday morning, with security forces deployed in large numbers and burning tyres still smouldering in the streets, a day after at least five people … Read more Chad political tensions: N’Djamena braces for more protests against military rule

Digital cooperation and connectivity – High-level thematic debate

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Digital cooperation and connectivity – High-level thematic debate” – below is their description. Rapidly digitalized world highlights urgency of bold commitments to ensure a common digital future for all and leave no one offline. The President of the UN General Assembly (PGA) is convening a one-day High-Level Thematic … Read more Digital cooperation and connectivity – High-level thematic debate

Cyprus, Yemen, India/Covid-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing (27 April 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Cyprus, Yemen, India/Covid-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing (27 April 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Cyprus – Yemen – Saint Vincent And The Grenadines/Barbados – Somalia – Security Council – Central African Republic – … Read more Cyprus, Yemen, India/Covid-19 & other topics – Daily Briefing (27 April 2021)

ACT-Accelerator one year on

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “ACT-Accelerator one year on” – below is their description. The ACT-Accelerator marks its first anniversary on 23 April 2021 with a special report on the global alliance’s progress against the COVID-19 pandemic. The “ACT Now, ACT Together: 2021 Impact Report” details the major scientific advances that … Read more ACT-Accelerator one year on

HIV/AIDS- hear from people living with HIV, civil society partners, Member States, policymakers

United Nations published this video item, entitled “HIV/AIDS- hear from people living with HIV, civil society partners, Member States, policymakers” – below is their description. Join us LIVE for the Interactive Multi-Stakeholder Hearing on Ending AIDS! In preparation for the High-Level Meeting on AIDS that will take place in June, hear from people living with … Read more HIV/AIDS- hear from people living with HIV, civil society partners, Member States, policymakers

LIVE: Biden Unveils Plan to Withdraw U.S. Troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “LIVE: Biden Unveils Plan to Withdraw U.S. Troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11” – below is their description. (Apr. 14) Coming up at 2:15 p.m. ET, President Joe Biden will deliver remarks on his plan to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary … Read more LIVE: Biden Unveils Plan to Withdraw U.S. Troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

LIVE Global Diabetes Summit

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “LIVE Global Diabetes Summit” – below is their description. The Global Diabetes Summit, taking place on 14 April 2021, aims to raise awareness of diabetes as a global challenge and address the need to scale-up prevention and treatment as part of primary health care and universal … Read more LIVE Global Diabetes Summit

Biden Sets Sept 11 Target to Pull Forces From Afghanistan

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Biden Sets Sept 11 Target to Pull Forces From Afghanistan” – below is their description. President Joe Biden will withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that precipitated the American invasion that ousted the country’s Taliban leadership, according to … Read more Biden Sets Sept 11 Target to Pull Forces From Afghanistan