Invictus (Movie Trailer)

Invictus (Movie Trailer)

Description: Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. Source:...
Building Peace through Friendship Games (UNICEF)

Building Peace through Friendship Games (UNICEF)

Description: The 2011 Friendship Games brought together youth from Haiti and the Dominican Republic, who rarely interact due to cultural, political and linguistic barriers, despite living on the same island. Through sports and competitive activities, UNICEF brings the...
What is Human Development? (UNDP Video)

What is Human Development? (UNDP Video)

Description: This video provides a basic introduction to the concept of human development as it is used by the United Nations. “Human development” is a term used by international development practitioners to refer to one way of understanding the well-being...
Human Rights Watch Video

Human Rights Watch Video

Description: Several videos of human rights abuses around the world and what is being done to address them. Source: http://www.hrw.org/multimedia-video...
Nostalgia for the Night with Lesson Plan

Nostalgia for the Night with Lesson Plan

Description: In this lesson, students will watch and discuss video clips that show how two men in Chile coped with being prisoners in concentration camps during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. Each student will then create a non-fiction picture book that tells...