UNAA Videos

UNAA Videos

A selection of videos that provide useful background and context to the work of the United Nations

 

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UNAA QLD Peacekeepers March 2018

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UNAA National Conference Day 1- Session 1

Australia and UN Peace Operations: the first 70 years

Speakers:
Matthew Kronborg, UNAA National Executive Director (MC)
Lidia Moretti, Co-Vice President UNAA (Chair)


UNAA National Conference Day 1 – Key Note Address and Session 1

Speakers:
Major General Michael G Smith (Chair)


UNAA National Conference Day 1 – Session 2

Regional Perspectives on UN Peace Operations

Speakers:
Prof Ramesh Thakur, UN Goodwill Ambassador (Chair)
Dr. Marty Natalegawa


UNAA National Conference Day 1 – Session 3

Lessons From Contemporary Peace Operations

Speakers:
Patricia Garcia AO, Convenor UNAA National SDG Program (Chair)
Kevin Chang, Senior Political Officer UNMISS
Colonel Dan Bennett, Commander Australian Contingent, UNMISS


UNAA National Conference Day 2 – Session 4

Enhancing Conflict Prevention, Peacekeeping, and Peacebuilding

Speakers:
Matthew Kronborg, UNAA National Executive Director (MC)
Penny Wensley AC, former Australian Ambassador to the UN in Geneva and New York (Chair)
Ian Martin, Executive Director Security Council Report, former SRSG and member of the High-Level Independent Panel on Peace Operations
MAJGEN Patrick Cammaert (Retd), former Force Commander and Ambassador for UN Women
Steve Killelea AM, Founder and Executive Chairman Institute for Economics and Peace


UNAA National Conference Day 2 – Session 5

Preparing, Planning and Training For Future Challenges

Speakers: 
Jonathan Curtis, President UNAA ACT (Chair)
Dr. Jeni Whalan, University of QLD
Leanne Smith, Associate Director of Whitlam Institute and former Chief of Policy and Best Practices, UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations
Jim Della-Giacoma, former Deputy Director, Center on International Cooperation, New York University


UNAA National Conference Day 2 – Session 6

Australia’s Future Engagement

Speakers:
Dr. Kathleen Turner, Co-Vice President UNAA (Chair)
John Langmore- former National President of UNAA- Strengthening Australia’s civilian contribution
MAJGEN Tim Ford AO (Retd)- Strengthening Australia’s Military Contribution
Commander Amanda Kates- AFP- Strengthening Australia’s police contribution


UNAA National Conference Day 2 – Session 7

Australia’s Diplomatic Engagement and the Protection of Civilians

Speakers:
Dr. Jeremy Farall, Convenor UNAA Academic Network (Chair)
Brian Gleeson, UNAA Director and Director of Human Resources UN Relief Works Agency
Haidi Wilmot- Former Program Officer UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations
Lisa Sharland- Senior Analyst Australian Strategic Policy Institute


Australia’s Unnecessary Wars

September 21st, 2017 – Professor Henry Reynolds. Sixth Peace Lecture, St. John’s Cathedral, Brisbane.


UNAA Young Professionals Network Arrives in Western Australia


United Nations Association of Australia World Yoga Day 2016

UNAA World Yoga Day  2016 at Sydney Opera House


ANZAC Day 2016


Paris Call to Action


World Press Freedom Day 2016


Australia Commits to Paris Agreement


UNAA QLD Peace Lecture 2015: Keynote Bob Brown PART 1

Winner of the 2009 Australian Peace Prize and former Australian Senator


UNAA QLD Peace Lecture 2015: Keynote Bob Brown PART 2

Winner of the 2009 Australian Peace Prize and former Australian Senator


UNAA National Conference 2013: Professor Hilary Charlesworth 

On the International Court of Justice


UNAA National Conference 2013: Professor Gillian Triggs

On Australia and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights


UNAA National Conference 2013: Dr. Susan Harris Rimmer     

On new approaches to development


UNAA National Conference 2013: Mr. Matthew Tukaki       

On new approaches to development


UNAA National Conference 2013: Mr. Richard Towle    

On protecting rights through United Nations processes


Tasmania International Women’s Day Lecture: Senator Bob Carr

On what is Australia doing to achieve Goal 3 – Gender Equality?


ACT Human Rights Day Lecture: Professor Phillip Alston

On unleashing the use of force


UNAA Young Professionals Conference 2012: Anna Rose

On changing minds on climate change


UNAA Young Professionals Conference 2012: Peter Baxter

On AusAid and the Australian Aid Program


 UNAA Young Professionals Conference 2012: Ben Farrell

On protecting refugees: local challenges in a global context

 


UNAA Young Professionals Conference 2012: Julie McKay

On gender equality: 2020 Vision


 UNAA Young Professionals Conference 2012: John Dor Akech Achiek

‘In my shoes’


UNAA Young Professionals Conference 2012: The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG

‘Down in the engine rooms of the UN’


Australia and the UN: UNAA President Russell Trood 2011-2016

Celebrates UN Day 2012 by profiling the history of the UN and how Australia works to advance the UN’s goals.