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Never Again: An Interview with Adama Dieng, Special Adviser on Prevention of Genocide video
15 Apr 2014 - Never Again: An Interview with Adama Dieng, Special Adviser on Prevention of Genocide

Jennifer Welsh

Interview with Jennifer Welsh, UN Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect (20th commemoration of the Rwanda genocide) video
15 Apr 2014 - Interview with UN Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect, Ms. Jennifer Welsh

Mathilde Mukantabana

Mathilde Mukantabana, Ambassador of Rwanda to the United States (20th Anniversary of the Rwanda Genocide) video
Rwandan Ambassador to the United States, Mathilde Mukantabana, speaks on the commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the Rwanda Genocide.

 

Josephine Murebwayire

Testimony of Josephine Murebwayire - Voices of Rwanda video
Excerpt from the testimony of Josephine Murebwayire, the lone survivor of the Ndera Petit Seminaire massacre.

 

Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-moon, 20th anniversary of the Rwanda genocide - Kwibuka20 (Remember20) video
31 Mar 2014 - Video message by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the 20th anniversary of the Rwanda genocide, Kwibuka20 ("Remember20").

 

Eugenie Mukeshimana

Testimony by Eugenie Mukeshimana, a survivor of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda video
Testimony by Eugenie Mukeshimana, a survivor of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

 

Romeo Dallaire

Interview with Lt. Gen. Roméo Dallaire, commander of the UN peacekeeping force in Rwanda in 1994) video
United Nations, 25 March 2014 - Interview with Lt. Gen. Roméo Dallaire, commander of the UN peacekeeping force in Rwanda in 1994.

 

Stephen Smith

Interview with Dr. Stephen Smith, Executive Producer of Kwibuka20 (20th commemoration of the Rwanda genocide) video Dr. Stephen Smith talks about Kwibuka20, the 20th commemoration of the Rwanda genocide. Kwibuka20 was launched by the Government of Rwanda in Kigali on 7 January 2014, followed by subsequent launches by Rwandan diplomatic representations around the world, including at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 27 February 2014.

 

 

Stephen Smith

Rising from Ashes - General Discussion at the screening of the documentary entitled “Rising from Ashes” video Co-organized by UNESCO, the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the Permanent Mission of Rwanda

Interview with the UN Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng video April marks the 19th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda. — What is the UN doing to pre

vent such tragedies in the future? What is the role of the international community, and of individual countries, in the prevention of genocide? What difference can individuals, NGOs, the media make? Adama Dieng, the UN Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide took questions via our social media platforms. See his answers to the following questions in this video.

Forging a New Future video shows how, after one of the worst genocides ever witnessed, Rwanda has emerged, slowly repairing itself. This documentary feature segment from the award-winning TV news magazine series 21st Century brings you the story of this nation's newfound strength and renewed promise.

Hydropower Brings Hope video A nation that still feels the impact of the devastating 1994 genocide, Rwanda is today one of the fastest growing economies in Africa.This UN in Action video shows who in rural areas, small hydropower plants built in partnership with the UN Industrial Development Organization are helping bring clean energy and development to a new generation of Rwandans.

Reviving the Tea Industry video this UN in Action video tells the story of the area of Nshili in Rwanda, where an estimated one million people lost their lives during the 1994 genocide.  The area is still recovering from the impact of this horrific moment in history. In an effort to revive its tea industry, an initiative from the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD, has helped strengthen the unity and reconciliation process within the communities.

Lessons from a hero video Have you ever wondered how you would react in extreme circumstances? Could you imagine risking your own life so that others can survive? This documentary feature segment from the award-winning TV news magazine series 21st Century tells one man's remarkable story. Damas Gisimba, a Hutu, chose not to take part in the killing of Tutsis, but instead saved lives.

Confronting the Threat of Genocide video
(ENGLISH 15 minutes) A panel of experts discusses the challenges involved in confronting genocide at an event at UN Headquarters in April 2006.
Recommended audience: law and human rights departments in Universities

Rising from the ashes video tells the story of one 29-year old survivor, still struggling with the legacy of the past, to forgive the unforgivable, and still wanting justice. Out of a family of nine, only her mother and she survived.
This documentary feature segment from the award-winning TV news magazine series 21st Century shows how, more than a decade later, Rwanda is slowly recovering…village by village… city by city, stitching itself together again.


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