Tagged: UN

Choosing War Over Food

Choosing War Over Food

The purpose of their international summit is to do something to help the 1 billion people worldwide who will face famine this year. In order to address this global problem, this week the UN asked the international community at the...

bm280 On the Ground in Haiti

bm280 On the Ground in Haiti

MP3 Audio [12 MB]DownloadShow URL Our returning champion of humanitarian work, Mr. Tarak, joins us to discuss what is happening on the ground in Haiti as the country struggles to deal with extreme weather and a humanitarian disaster.
 

bmtv63 Kosovo, the Month Ahead

bmtv63 Kosovo, the Month Ahead

Been reading about the next month and what it holds in store for Kosovo and the entire Balkan region. Would have made for an interesting time to be back in Belgrade around this time. The following video is just a...

Teaching and Talking About Srebrenica

Teaching and Talking About Srebrenica

When the Srebrenica massacre took place, in 1995, I had a limited understanding of what was happening in the world. But 2 years later I reached an age where I became conscious of the world beyond my school and the...

bm204 Thomas Milo on UNIFIL

bm204 Thomas Milo on UNIFIL

MP3 Audio [26 MB]DownloadShow URL The name UNIFIL doesn’t often appear on page one of the mainstream newspapers. For many it was last summers invasion of southern Lebanon that caused the media to even mention that there was an international...
 

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bm182 From Belgrade, Focusing on Kosovo

MP3 Audio [22 MB]DownloadShow URL The region of Kosovo seems to have fallen out of the international media conversation. It has lost the sexiness it had in the 90′s. Yet thousands of troops and international workers are there, not to...