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UN Roundup - Yemen, Belarus & the UN General Assembly

UN Roundup - Yemen, Belarus & the UN General Assembly

UN Roundup

21 September 2020 1: UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths has welcomed the start of UN-sponsored talks on Yemen (with the ICRC) which hinges on prisoner releases between the two...

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UN Roundup - Syria Constitutional talks and safety of journalists

UN Roundup - Syria Constitutional talks and safety of journalists

UN Roundup

31 Aug 2020.  1 - The third round of Syria Constitutional talks at UN Geneva concluded this weekend. We ask what progress was made? What was the cost of the Covid Interruption at ...

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Communication Coach Amy Carroll on talking through tension

Communication Coach Amy Carroll on talking through tension

Mid Morning Mix

Amy Carroll is a Communication Coach, Trainer, Speaker & Author. Today we're looking at some of the communication issues that arise during a pandemic and how to best approach them. Amy e...

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Gadget Guru - SwissCovid contact tracing app

Gadget Guru - SwissCovid contact tracing app

Gadget Guru

Paul Bristow has taken a look at the contact tracing app for this week's Gadget Guru episode...

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Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies - Covid19 Third Wave: an update

Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies - Covid19 Third Wave: an update

Mid Morning Mix

At the end of March we spoke to Dr Karl Blanchet from the Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies (formally CERAH) about the potentially devasting effects of Covid19's "third wave", and...

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Black Lives Matter! Tonya explains why she marches

Black Lives Matter! Tonya explains why she marches

Mid Morning Mix

  Tonya Swann Weber is a Black American woman living in Switzerland. She attended the Black Lives Matter march in Zurich a week ago - one of the first marches in Switzerland to take plac...

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The Business Harbour - helping consultants and entrepreneurs

The Business Harbour - helping consultants and entrepreneurs

Mid Morning Mix

The Business Harbour are a Swiss-based company offering solutions for consultants to work in Switzerland. They offer a salary hosting service - a tripartite structure allowing the contractor to bec...

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Gadget Guru - coding music with Sonic Pi

Gadget Guru - coding music with Sonic Pi

Gadget Guru

The innovative folks behind Raspberry Pi have now given us a way to make music, from the comfort of our homes. Get coding and get creative with sonic-pi.net... 

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Albatross - help for small businesses

Albatross - help for small businesses

Mid Morning Mix

Albatross provide a full range of accounting, audit, tax and advisory services to small and medium size businesses in Canton Vaud and Geneva. Their aim is to provide a friendly, personabl...

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Heading back to work? More questions on workers' rights in Switzerland

Heading back to work? More questions on workers' rights in Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

Today Renuka Cavadini from Geneva based law firm Page & Partners, answers your questions about returning to work after the lockdown, grace periods offered on private property rents and who...

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Prof. Karl Blanchet explains Covid-19 'third wave'

Prof. Karl Blanchet explains Covid-19 'third wave'

Mid Morning Mix

  "We need to think about global and international collaboration. It's the only way we can manage this pandemic." - Professor Karl Blanchet, Professor in Humanitarian Pub...

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John Zimmer - your public speaking questions answered

John Zimmer - your public speaking questions answered

Mid Morning Mix

John Zimmer has always had an appreciation for good public speaking. He believes that with practice and commitment anyone can improve their public speaking skills.

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What's on at the UN? WHO Press Conference

What's on at the UN? WHO Press Conference

UN Roundup

Watch the WHO Press Conference about Covid-19 on webtv.un.org

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Dechen - Tibetan mantras from Switzerland

Dechen - Tibetan mantras from Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

Dechen Shak-Dagsay began singing tradutional Tibetan mantras with modern melodies 20 years ago. Her music is soft, meditative and calm, even trance-like at times. Her most recent album has introduc...

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Extinction Rebellion - Abigael offers insight ahead of Geneva action

Extinction Rebellion - Abigael offers insight ahead of Geneva action

Mid Morning Mix

Abigael from Extinction Rebellion joins me to explain the 3 demands and 10 principles of Extinction Rebellion.

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A glance at the Gamaraal Foundation & Holocaust education

A glance at the Gamaraal Foundation & Holocaust education

Mid Morning Mix

The 27th January is the 'International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust' commemorating the tragedy of the Holocaust that occurred during the Second World ...

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Climate justice is a feminist issue! - with Doreen Akiyo Yomoah

Climate justice is a feminist issue! - with Doreen Akiyo Yomoah

Mid Morning Mix

Doreen Akiyo Yomoah joins us to talk about the fourth annual Women’s March Global and the ‘March for Climate Justice’   Women’s March Geneva and women’s M...

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WTT - Psychological safety in a team

WTT - Psychological safety in a team

Walk the Talk

Amy Edmondson, professor at Harvard Business School, first identified the concept of psychological safety in work teams in 1999. Today Executive Coach Sunita Sehmi explains the concept and how i...

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WTT - Emotions and the amygdala hijack

WTT - Emotions and the amygdala hijack

Walk the Talk

Emotions in the workplace can sometimes run high, but it’s not ideal.  If you think you’re being treated unfairly, that’s likely to trigger an emotional response in you. I...

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A big change to Geneva public transport is coming

A big change to Geneva public transport is coming

Mid Morning Mix

Starting on December 15th the new rail network, the Léman Express, starts. It's being described as the new public transport backbone for the Geneva region.  230km of lines, 45 st...

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Swiss Up! e-sports

Swiss Up! e-sports

Swiss Up!

  Gambling is becoming increasingly popular and e-sports are being played more widely in Switzerland where it's estimated that 300'000-400'000 consider themselves e-sport p...

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Christian Rohner - Museum of Communication in Bern

Christian Rohner - Museum of Communication in Bern

Mid Morning Mix

  Christian Rohner is the Head of Exhibitions at the Museum of Communication in Bern. He joined the museum as a Curator for the full renovation of their now award-winning permanent&nbs...

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Business Insight: Nicholas Hopkins Hall (28 January 2019)

Business Insight: Nicholas Hopkins Hall (28 January 2019)

Business Insight

  On this week's Business Insight, Nicholas Hopkins Hall - a Creative and Marketing Consultant. Nicholas has been a multimedia and video producer for many years and watches how the i...

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Anzère - Justine Luçon from Anzere Tourism

Anzère - Justine Luçon from Anzere Tourism

Mid Morning Mix

Justine Luçon from Anzère Tourism takes us through some of her favourite events in Anzère. There are weekly events, free events and her personal favourite event ...

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