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New Year’s Day at a Laotian food market
New Year’s Day at a Laotian food market

World Food Crisis

The programme describes a major food crisis in developing countries, caused by growth imbalances and severe weather. The international community resolves to provide support via food aid, financial and agricultural assistance.
Language: English
Hagen at work in Nepal
Hagen at work in Nepal

The Yeti

Toni Hagen the Swiss geologist, Aila the sherpa and Fritz the dachshund traverse the Himalayas over and over enough to have climbed Mount Everest fifty times, as part of the United Nations Technical Assistance Administration.
Language: English
Louise Arbour
Louise Arbour

Toward a System of International Justice

Chief Prosecutor Louise Arbour describes the challenges of the ICTR and ICTY, as the new institutions mete out international criminal justice for war crimes and genocide committed in Rwanda and Yugoslavia.
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