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SAMPLES OF DEV.TV CORPORATE VIDEOS

January 2002

SELECTION OF DEV.TV CORPORATE VIDEOS

UNHCR - UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES: Ministerial Level Meeting about Refugees and Statelessness Video News Release
What do physicist Albert Einstein, cellist Mstislav Rostropovich and dissident writer Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn have in common? All were ‘stateless’ for some part of their lives. Today there could be up to 12 million stateless people worldwide, according to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

UNEP - UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME: International Year of Biodiversity

The United Nations declared 2010 to be the International Year of Biodiversity. It is a celebration of life on earth and of the value of biodiversity for our lives.
The world is invited to take action in 2010 to safeguard the variety of life on earth: biodiversity. (UNEP & Convention on Biological Diversity)

TDR - TROPICAL DISEASE RESEARCH: Research for a Changing World
This video was produced by the Global Health Council as part of the 2011 Gates Global Health award given to TDR. It outlines TDR’s main achievements and history since its inception, and includes interviews with ministers of health, heads of research institutions, and representatives of WHO offices from around the world.

ILO - INTERNATIONAL LABOUR OFFICE: Making Decent Work a Reality for Migrant Workers
Decent work and the search for jobs lie at the heart of international migration and development debates. Migrant workers should have access to the same rights and protections as national workers, but often end up in situations of exploitation and abuse at work. They often work for poor wages, with little to no social protection and are often the subject of labour market discrimination. During and beyond the 2013 UN General Assembly High-level Dialogue on International Migration and Development, the ILO will continue to promote effectively operating labour markets offering decent work to all workers, including migrants.

UNEP - UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME: A Green New Deal

Conference video made for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Shown to delegates at a conference to launch UNEP’s ‘Green New Deal’ initiative. The video shows the amount of work already taking place across the world, placing the environment at the heart of economic planning.

WIPO - WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION: Building Brands Empowering Communities
Products with distinctive characteristics linked to their territory of origin, if effectively branded, can represent an important source of income for local producers and farmers.
Watch the stories of nine communities in Panama, Uganda and Thailand where intellectual property is being used to develop local businesses. World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

 

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