General Assembly: "Towards a Global Pact for the Environment" - Informal meeting
Production Date
Video Length
00:35:35
Asset Language
English
Summary

To hear a briefing by the co-chairs of the ad hoc open-ended working group, established pursuant to General Assembly resolution A/RES/72/277 entitled "Towards a Global Pact for the Environment".

Description

This educational programme for high school audiences focuses on the rights of children. The film shows the state of the world's children and how the Convention on the Rights of the Child, adopted by the United Nations in 1989, set standards to help guarantee children a right to life, liberty, a name, a nationality, an education and good health. The film also shows what other UN agencies are doing to improve the lives of all children.