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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.”
Women’s Rights in Africa
An interview with Charlotte Abaka (Ghana) and Rose Ukeje (Nigeria), experts on the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, on combating violence against women within the realities of African culture
A Phone Call to Jody Williams
Secretary-General Kofi Annan gives a congratulatory call to Jody Williams upon hearing that she won the Nobel Peace Prize for her work toward the banning and clearing of anti-personnel mines.
Born in the 1990s
Part 1 features the Ukraine mission on their declaration of independence in 1991. In Part 2, Baltic representatives express their joy after learning that their countries would be admitted in the General Assembly in 1992.