Diplomatic avenue: Mosul humanitarian crisis, global education, xenophobia
Saturday, 29 October 2016
Al Arabiya’s Talal Alhaj hosts the Prince Zeid bin Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein the current United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights to discuss the growing xenophobia in Europe, Gordon Brown, the UN envoy for education, to discuss the global education initiative and Lise Grande, the U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq to discuss the world's biggest and most complex humanitarian effort in the battle for the Iraqi city of Mosul
Diplomatic Avenue is beamed live every month from Al Arabiya’s studios in the United Nations. Presented by Talal al-Haj, the show features interviews with high-level diplomats and decision makers, with video reports focusing on recent diplomatic developments and pressing issues. The program casts a critical eye over the work of the U.N. and its agencies, not only on the political front, but also on the humanitarian, cultural and scientific levels. The show gives its audience an insight into what goes on within the halls and corridors of the U.N., with a special emphasis on issues that matter to the Arab and Islamic worlds.