UN Web TV is the public affairs wing of the United Nations Organisation (UN). It broadcasts, both, live and recorded meetings of the General Assembly, Security Council, Economic & Social Council, International Court of Justice, Human Rights Council, Human Rights Treaty Bodies, Conferences & Summits, as well as other events. Such as the recently performed “Unity in Diversity: An Evening of Art & Hope with Nigerian Women”. UN Web TV grants the general public free access to the unfiltered positions of states and committees on official meetings of UN organs, in real time. Thereby introducing a form transparency and accountability to the public.
Broadcasts are streamed in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish. With live broadcasts featuring subtitles. Other content offerings include UN in Action, short videos on the progress of UN missions and funded initiatives around the world.
Overall, UN Web TV offers a much- needed service, considering that the world belongs to all mankind and that it is incumbent upon us that we be aware of deliberations and decisions made on our behalf.