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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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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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La Garenne - Wildlife rescue centre in Vaud

La Garenne - Wildlife rescue centre in Vaud

Mid Morning Mix

La Garenne is a wildlife rescue centre in Vaud. The animals at the park can all be found in Switzerland and many of the animals came to them as orphans or were wounded. Where possible, they will al...

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How to celebrate Swiss National Day during a pandemic

How to celebrate Swiss National Day during a pandemic

Mid Morning Mix

(Not a title we thought we'd ever write)

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Walking 55 million steps with ESCA Cancer Support

Walking 55 million steps with ESCA Cancer Support

Mid Morning Mix

ESCA CancerSupport provide emotional support, practical help, well-being activities and a welcoming community in English to anyone affected by cancer. Although their Geneva Centre is currently...

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UN Roundup - Nelson Mandela virtual lecture

UN Roundup - Nelson Mandela virtual lecture

UN Roundup

13 July 2020.  On today's UN Round-up: 1 - COVID update & UNAIDS warns that the world’s HIV response is still failing children. 2 - Waiting to declare famine &lsquo...

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Annecy International Animated Film Festival continues online

Annecy International Animated Film Festival continues online

Mid Morning Mix

Watch this year's content for the Annecy International Animated Film Festival all from your own home and at whatever time you wish! This year an access pass has been made available...

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TechSpark Academy - tech based summer camps for kids 8-18 years

TechSpark Academy - tech based summer camps for kids 8-18 years

Mid Morning Mix

TechSpark Academy offer fun courses that stimulate creativity and curiosity in kids and teens. Marta Gehring from TechSpark explains the residential camps available throughout Switzerland, day...

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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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An 18th Birthday party in 'lockdown' - how to make someone's day magical

An 18th Birthday party in 'lockdown' - how to make someone's day magical

Mid Morning Mix

This was not the special day that Chené Koscielny had planned for her daughter's 18th birthday! However, she made some adjustments to the plan and it turned out to be a very magical...

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The FIFDH will happen in a drastically revised format.

The FIFDH will happen in a drastically revised format.

Mid Morning Mix

The 18th edition of the International Film Festival & Forum for Human Rights has now been cancelled. Following the federal decision to ban any events with more than 1000 people to ...

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GEDS - The Great Gatsby

GEDS - The Great Gatsby

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva English Drama Society perform The Great Gatsby on the 25 - 29 February 2020 at the Théâtre Pitoëff in Geneva. Directed by Christina Vasala Kokkinaki, the show brings...

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Dechen - Tibetan mantras from Switzerland

Dechen - Tibetan mantras from Switzerland

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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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Rachel Gordy on Louis(e)

Rachel Gordy on Louis(e)

Mid Morning Mix

Louis(e) is a theatrical biography of the artist Louise Bourgeois - a brilliant artist, who lived to the great age of 98 and who is particularly known for her bronze sculptures of enormous spiders,...

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The Offbeat - gigs we love this February

The Offbeat - gigs we love this February

Musician Maximillian Haft brings us three more gigs happening this February. 

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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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Bernard Trontin talks Bowie & Le Fanfareduloup Orchestra

Bernard Trontin talks Bowie & Le Fanfareduloup Orchestra

Mid Morning Mix

This Thursday & Friday, the Fanfareduloup Orchestra will take on the music of David Bowie for a two-night run of their show SOUND & VISION. The show will be a homage to Bowie and an inte...

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What's on at the UN? International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

What's on at the UN? International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust

UN Roundup

Today Rheal LeBlanc gives us an important round-up of events including today's events to mark the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust. 

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An update from the Seablings

An update from the Seablings

Mid Morning Mix

Anna and Cameron are the Seablings! We spoke to them six weeks ago as they prepared to set off from La Gomera in a rowing boat. Today - less than a day away from arriving in Antig...

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Antigel 2020 - music, zombies and much more

Antigel 2020 - music, zombies and much more

Mid Morning Mix

The 10th edition of Antigel is upon us! Katt finds out what's in store across the 3 week multi-disciplinary festival in Geneva, from Festival Director Eric Linder...

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Jelena Ristic - the foods we love to hate

Jelena Ristic - the foods we love to hate

Mid Morning Mix

The food we love to hate is an exhibition project on our reactions to food we abhor.  To help the Alimentarium understand this emotion, they're asking for your help! Jelena ...

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Art on Ice - an interview with Rebecca Ferguson

Art on Ice - an interview with Rebecca Ferguson

Mid Morning Mix

Art on Ice - the one and only - has become the most successful ice skating gala in the world in recent years. The concept of the interaction between top sport and live music is unique. Art on Ic...

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Where blockchain & healthcare meet - with Dr Alex Cahana

Where blockchain & healthcare meet - with Dr Alex Cahana

Mid Morning Mix

The 2nd edition of the Geneva Blockchain Congress takes place today at Palexpo.   The 2020 Geneva Blockchain Congre...

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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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