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UN Roundup - 45th Human Rights Council

UN Roundup - 45th Human Rights Council

UN Roundup

14 September 2020. 1: Human Rights Council 45th session As is the custom, the High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet will kick off proceedings with a series of “count...

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Choose a Tune - Guillaume (7-11 September)

Choose a Tune - Guillaume (7-11 September)

Mid Morning Mix

Guillaume is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. He's chosen songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: &quo...

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Health Matters Echo 112 (9 September 2020)

Health Matters Echo 112 (9 September 2020)

Health matters

This week Dr Michelle explains about the Echo112 Medical ID App which allows us to securely store important medical information and an electronic donor card that can be accessed by medical personal...

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Big Screen, Little Screen - David Copperfield, Volunteer, Thinking Of Ending Things

Big Screen, Little Screen - David Copperfield, Volunteer, Thinking Of Ending Things

Mid Morning Mix

Today Suzi looks at 3 films: - The Personal History of David Copperfield (cinema release)  - Volunteer (cinema release)  - I'm Thinking of Ending Things (Netflix)

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Swiss Up! Ceneri Tunnel (8 September 2020)

Swiss Up! Ceneri Tunnel (8 September 2020)

Swiss Up!

On this week's Swiss Up! Dario goes underground with the Ceneri Tunnel in canton Ticino. It's the last link in the network designed to get trucks off the roads in Switzerland - and brings t...

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UN Roundup - SDG exhibition #YouNeedToKnow & $95m appeal

UN Roundup - SDG exhibition #YouNeedToKnow & $95m appeal

UN Roundup

7 September 2020. Today Daniel Johnson talks to Katt Cullen for the UN Roundup. 1: SDG exhibition #YouNeedToKnow at the Place des Nations. This one-week only exhibition on the Sustai...

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McKay Interview:  Prof. Bill Durodie - University of Bath.

McKay Interview: Prof. Bill Durodie - University of Bath.

The McKay Interview

This week Michael McKay speaks to Professor Bill Durodie - chair of Risk and Security in International Relations at the University of Bath in the UK. As Michael discovers, there's a lot more...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Back to School

Kids In Mind LIVE - Back to School

Kids in Mind

It's that time again - back to school. Although this time, there are so many things different about this school year. Dr Rebecca Weber talks us through some of the really practical things we ca...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Boomerang kids: moving back with Mom & Dad

Kids In Mind LIVE - Boomerang kids: moving back with Mom & Dad

Kids in Mind

The kids have become young adults. They've flown "the nest". They've tasted freedom and enjoyed living away from Mom and Dad Now, because of the pandemic, young adults are...

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Kids In Mind LIVE - Depression and anxiety caused by Covid19

Kids In Mind LIVE - Depression and anxiety caused by Covid19

Kids in Mind

Dr Rebecca Weber explains the clinical symptoms of depression and anxiety on the Breakfast Show with Mark and Katt. We look at how these are being amplified for kids and adults alike during a pande...

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Health Matters: Is your mask compliant? (2 September 2020)

Health Matters: Is your mask compliant? (2 September 2020)

Health matters

As more and more Cantons in Switzerland are making mask wearing compulsory in certain situations, Dr Michelle looks at fabric (or textile) masks and how to make sure yours is compliant. For more in...

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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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Ticino Getaway

Ticino Getaway

  Blue like the skies and lakes, green like the hills, yellow like the sun and then everything turns orange when the sun disappears behind the mountaintops. The colours of Ticino tell of un...

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Dig It! Shady spots, ponds, fountains and grasses

Dig It! Shady spots, ponds, fountains and grasses

Dig It!

Garden Doctor Hester Macdonald steps into the studio with Katt Cullen to run through all of your garden questions.

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Health Matters: The Positive Effects of Gratitude (26 August 2020)

Health Matters: The Positive Effects of Gratitude (26 August 2020)

Health matters

La Rentrée Gratitude Challenge – Dr Michelle explains the positive effects of practising gratitude on our physical and mental health and has some suggestions of how to start practising gratitude in...

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Help Nevin search for her mystery man!

Help Nevin search for her mystery man!

The Breakfast Show

So, we at WRS were intrigued by the post (below) which appeared on the Geneva Expats Facebook page – and we decided to lend a hand. Mark and Katt called Nevin, who is on a search for this ...

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Choose a Tune - Giji (26-28 August)

Choose a Tune - Giji (26-28 August)

Mid Morning Mix

Giji is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. She's chosen songs based on the following themes:  - Wednesday: extra energy on a 'hu...

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Richard Williams' new book about hiding gold in a Geneva burger restaurant

Richard Williams' new book about hiding gold in a Geneva burger restaurant

Mid Morning Mix

Richard Williams - Geneva based author - has written a second book! It's available as of today.  This book is all about a motley crew of characters hiding a case of gold bullion in...

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UN Roundup - Syria constitutional talks reconvene in Geneva today

UN Roundup - Syria constitutional talks reconvene in Geneva today

UN Roundup

24 August 2020. 1 - Syria Constitutional talks reconvene in Geneva after nine-month pause. 2 - Beirut blast: One in two children show signs of trauma, stress after port explosion, says UN Childr...

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McKay Interview: Lebanese film maker and cultural producer, Nabil Canaan (24 August 2020)

McKay Interview: Lebanese film maker and cultural producer, Nabil Canaan (24 August 2020)

The McKay Interview

On the return of the McKay Interview after the summer break - no matter where you were on the 4th August, you must surely have been aware of the huge explosion in Beirut. According to Lebanon&rsquo...

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UN Roundup - Humanitarian Heroes and an urgent oil tanker issue in Yemen

UN Roundup - Humanitarian Heroes and an urgent oil tanker issue in Yemen

UN Roundup

17 August 2020. Today Rhéal LeBlanc tells us about: 1 - World Humanitarian Day - 19 Aug. The UN are celebrating real-life heroes. A small ceremony in Geneva at the Palais des Nati...

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Choose a Tune - Aaron (17-21 August)

Choose a Tune - Aaron (17-21 August)

Mid Morning Mix

Aaron is this week's 'Choose a Tune' guest on the Mid Morning Mix. He's chosen 5 songs based on the following themes:  - Monday: Motivate me! - Tuesday: "This ...

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Help the victims of the Beirut explosion: xpatria.org

Help the victims of the Beirut explosion: xpatria.org

The Breakfast Show

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Caustic Comedy - This Thursday in Geneva

Caustic Comedy - This Thursday in Geneva

The Breakfast Show

We could all do with a laugh - in a good social distancing way - these days. Mark Butcher spoke to comedian Nadim Kayne about an upcoming English language show at the Bronzette Terrace, opposite th...

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