NEW! Social media promotion tools (please scroll to bottom)
We are pleased to bring you this month's UN in Action programmes. Links to download Quicktime H.264 .MOV files are below (including
separate links for clean audio (nats/bites) of each programme), followed
by instructions on how to download the scripts and synopses.
PLURAL+ YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL (Programme #1536; TRT 4'31")
In October 2016, Plural+, a youth video festival,
celebrated its eighth award ceremony at the Paley Center for Media in
New York City. Young filmmakers from around the world presented their
award-winning films on migration, diversity and social inclusion, and
engaged in active dialogues. As a joint initiative between the United
Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the International Organization for
Migration, with a network of over 50 partner organizations, Plural+
supports the creative efforts of young people and distributes their
videos worldwide. HD Full Mix
HD Split Track
CARTOONISTS FOR PEACE (Programme #1537; TRT 4'34")
Cartoonists around the world risk retribution for
using their drawings to challenge the status quo in their countries.
Recently, the United Nations in Geneva hosted a series of events to
showcase the work of cartoonists such as Zunar from Malaysia and Gado
from Kenya, who express their views through cartoons in support of world
peace and upholding the human rights of all people.HD Full Mix
HD Split Track
SENEGAL: LET THE SUN SHINE (Programme #1538; TRT 4'08")
The adoption of a solar-powered water pump was only
the first of a series of innovations to help farmers in South East
Senegal adapt to the water scarcity caused by changes in climate. The
Global Environment Facility, GEF, and IFAD, the UN's International Fund
for Agricultural Development helped the Government with this 30 million
dollar initiative. HD Full Mix
HD Split Track
TO DOWNLOAD SCRIPTS:
- Click this link to access the Dropbox folder
- Login to your Dropbox account or select "No thanks, continue to view".
- Once in the folder with the scripts, you may either
- Download all of the scripts and synopses at once in a single ZIP file, OR
- Select each of the scripts and synopses required and download one by one.
NEW! ONLINE AND SOCIAL MEDIA PROMOTION TOOLS
In order to facilitate the promotion of the UN in Action programme online and on your social media accounts, we provide on this Trello board some resources for your use, including video trailers and sample social media messages.
As always, please let us know if you have any questions or concerns. We
appreciate any feedback you may have regarding this new service and
whether it is useful for you.
NOTE REGARDING NON-ENGLISH VERSIONS:
For those broadcasters who also wish to receive non-English language
versions (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and/or Spanish), please reply
to this email and specify which language(s) and which programme
number(s) are desired.
NOTE REGARDING SOUND BITES:
As part of UNTV's effort to shift to industry operational standards, all non-English sound bites included in the HD full English mix are now subtitled rather than voiced. The split track and international versions are provided without subtitles.Previous programmes may be viewed at http://www.unmultimedia.org/.
News and Media Division
Department of Public Information
United Nations, New York