|UNRIC Library Newsletter - January 2008|
|New information material|
added to the library collection in January 2008
Courage for Peace: A film about UN peacekeeping.
DVD. United Nations. 2007. 8min.
English, with French and Dutch subtitles.
Online version: http://tinyurl.com/2tje85
Year in Review 2007.
English, French & Spanish. DVD. United Nations. 2007. 15 min.
English online version: http://www.un.org/av/unfamily/yir2007.html
The annual “Year in Review” programme includes coverage of global events and comments from world leaders, as well as citizens, dealing with the effects of climate change or malaria. It also provides an intimate view of the worldwide work of the United Nations in 2007 and concludes with the award of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize jointly to the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and Al Gore.
The Brussels based United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe - UNRIC provides information on UN activities to the countries of the region. It also provides liaison with institutions of the European Union in the field of information. Its outreach activities extend to all segments of society and joint campaigns, projects and events are organized with partners including the EU, governments, the media, NGOs, schools and local authorities.
United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe (UNRIC Brussels)
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