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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.
CUBA ELIMINATES MOTHER-TO-CHILD TRANSMISSION OF HIV AND AIDS (Programme #1542; TRT 4'00")
The World Health Organization, WHO, has certified
that Cuba has officially become the first country in the world to
eliminate the transmission of HIV/AIDS and syphilis from mother to
child. Cuba's success is a step in the right direction to reduce the
global threat of HIV and AIDS called for by the sustainable development
HD Full Mix
HD Split Track
RESTORING PEACE IN CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
(Programme #1543; TRT 4'32")
For decades, the Central African Republic has been
plagued by instability and conflict. But in the small Western town of
Bouar, ex-combatants are handing over their weapons in favour of working
on community projects. With support from the UN peacekeeping operation
called MINUSCA, Multidimensional Integrated Stabilized Mission in the
Central African Republic, these former fighters are now focused on peace
and stability to advance their country. HD Full Mix
HD Split Track
COLOMBIA: REBUILDING A WAR-TORN COMMUNITY
(Programme #1544; TRT 4'33")
The Colombian government, together with UNOPS, the
United Nations Office for Project Services, has embarked on an ambitious
project to improve homes in El Salado in Northern Colombia. In 2000,
this village was the site of one of the worst massacres of the civil
war, left abandoned and in ruins. Now its former inhabitants can realise
their hopes of rebuilding their community. 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