UN Audio Library

Browse by genre: Speech - Page 2

Kofi Annan paying tribute to the life of "Battling Bella"
Kofi Annan paying tribute to the life of "Battling Bella"

Tribute to Bella Abzug

Secretary-General Kofi Annan and other friends of Bella Abzug celebrate the life of the feisty American activist and politician for her extraordinary contribution to women’s rights.
Language: English
Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim
Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim

A Celebration of World Peace Day

Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim gives closing remarks after an ecumenical service, reinforcing the importance of promoting peace to escalate human dignity and achieve harmony in all societies.
Language: English
President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim
President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim

International Covenants on Human Rights

U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim speak after the United States signs two international covenants on human rights, noting the U.S. and UN’s shared “vision of the greatness of the human possibility.”
Language: English
Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill aboard  a ship in 1941
Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill aboard a ship in 1941

Churchill Sound Bites

This programme features some of Winston Churchill’s most noteworthy and colourful excerpts from speeches over the years, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
Language: English