Nicaragua, Venezuelan Refugees & other topics – Daily Briefing (9 Jun 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Nicaragua, Venezuelan Refugees & other topics – Daily Briefing (9 Jun 2021)” – below is their description. Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General – Nicaragua – Venezuelan Refugees  – Afghanistan  – Pakistan  – Myanmar  – Central African Republic  – Ethiopia  – Viet … Read more Nicaragua, Venezuelan Refugees & other topics – Daily Briefing (9 Jun 2021)

Art meets economics in ‘The Poverty Line’ by Chow and Lin

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Art meets economics in ‘The Poverty Line’ by Chow and Lin” – below is their description. Is it better to be poor in the US or India? What does living below a country’s poverty line mean for the way people sustain themselves? We speak to photographer-economist duo … Read more Art meets economics in ‘The Poverty Line’ by Chow and Lin

From reporter to first secretary: Hard work but it was worth it

CGTN published this video item, entitled “From reporter to first secretary: Hard work but it was worth it” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-09/From-reporter-to-first-secretary-Hard-work-but-it-was-worth-it-10X46qraQAo/index.html Xide County was one of the last seven poverty-stricken counties in Liangshan Prefecture, southwest China’s Sichuan Province. There were 28 poverty-stricken villages in the county, and of those Zhongba … Read more From reporter to first secretary: Hard work but it was worth it

Men of the People: Electrician guides village to beat poverty once and for all

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Men of the People: Electrician guides village to beat poverty once and for all” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-09/Electrician-guides-village-to-beat-poverty-once-and-for-all-10X2Su50lUc/index.html When Huang Wenbin arrived in Zouguang Village in south China’s Guangdong Province, the village didn’t even have streetlights. As a trained and qualified electrician from the China … Read more Men of the People: Electrician guides village to beat poverty once and for all

🇮🇷Can a presidential election reshape Iran? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “🇮🇷Can a presidential election reshape Iran? | The Stream” – below is their description. Candidates for Iran’s next president are vying for approval in the final two weeks of campaigning, but public discontent over the final list of nominees and widespread apathy among potential voters suggests election day will … Read more 🇮🇷Can a presidential election reshape Iran? | The Stream

Live: Representatives of CPC members in the field of poverty alleviation meet journalists

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: Representatives of CPC members in the field of poverty alleviation meet journalists” – below is their description. The Publicity Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) invites four representatives of CPC members in the field of poverty alleviation to meet journalists and answer … Read more Live: Representatives of CPC members in the field of poverty alleviation meet journalists

What’s Driving Migrants To Make The Dangerous Journey To The U.S.

NBC News published this video item, entitled “What’s Driving Migrants To Make The Dangerous Journey To The U.S.” – below is their description. Poverty, safety, corruption and disasters like hurricanes are some of the reasons why migrants, many of them children, are leaving Central America for the U.S. In Guatemala, NBC News’ Kerry Sanders meets … Read more What’s Driving Migrants To Make The Dangerous Journey To The U.S.

Vice President Kamala Harris visits Guatemala and Mexico on first foreign trip

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Vice President Kamala Harris visits Guatemala and Mexico on first foreign trip” – below is their description. NBC’s Monica Alba joins ‘The News with Shepard Smith’ to discuss Kamala Harris’ visits to Mexico and Guatemala on her first foreign trip. Harris wants to address the root causes of … Read more Vice President Kamala Harris visits Guatemala and Mexico on first foreign trip

Covid-19 in Pakistan: Vaccine almost out of reach for poorest and refugees

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19 in Pakistan: Vaccine almost out of reach for poorest and refugees” – below is their description. In #Pakistan, where nearly a quarter of the population lives below the poverty line, the #Covid-19 #vaccination campaign is exposing inequality. The poorest have little access to information and rumours … Read more Covid-19 in Pakistan: Vaccine almost out of reach for poorest and refugees

COVID’s devastating impact on children | COVID-19 Special

DW News published this video item, entitled “COVID’s devastating impact on children | COVID-19 Special” – below is their description. Children may seem well-equipped to deal with COVID-19 – but the pandemic is leaving its mark on youngsters. School closures and isolation from friends are bad enough – but some kids are forced to face … Read more COVID’s devastating impact on children | COVID-19 Special

US migration: Border controls hurt Central American families

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “US migration: Border controls hurt Central American families” – below is their description. US immigration policies have led to tighter border controls across Central America. But that does not seem to be discouraging those who are determined to make the journey. And despite efforts by regional governments … Read more US migration: Border controls hurt Central American families

Peruvians Head to the Polls to Elect a New President

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Peruvians Head to the Polls to Elect a New President” – below is their description. Peru and Mexico are holding elections on Sunday with voters in Latin America angry over the economic devastation left by the pandemic, and the mishandling of the health crisis. Peru Presidential Candidate … Read more Peruvians Head to the Polls to Elect a New President

To put domestic house in order is the first priority of countries

CGTN published this video item, entitled “To put domestic house in order is the first priority of countries” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-04/To-put-domestic-house-in-order-is-the-first-priority-of-countries-10OC0Tbvzoc/index.html On May 13, the Center for China and Globalization (CCG) was honored to host a fireside chat session featuring Sir Angus Deaton, recipient of the 2015 Nobel Prize for … Read more To put domestic house in order is the first priority of countries

World Environment Day 2021 – UN Chief (5 June 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “World Environment Day 2021 – UN Chief (5 June 2021)” – below is their description. Video Message by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on World Environment Day 2021. We are rapidly reaching the point of no return for the planet. We face a triple environmental emergency … Read more World Environment Day 2021 – UN Chief (5 June 2021)

How Denver Is Changing Its Response To Mental Health 911 Calls

NBC News published this video item, entitled “How Denver Is Changing Its Response To Mental Health 911 Calls” – below is their description. The Support Team Assisted Response, or STAR, is a new pilot program with a goal of addressing issues related to mental health, homelessness, poverty and substance abuse without involving the criminal justice … Read more How Denver Is Changing Its Response To Mental Health 911 Calls