Video and Multimedia
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- Global 3000: The Globalization Program
This podcast explores globalization from several different perspectives worldwide.
- Center for Strategic and International Studies
This podcast highlights global issues and features recordings of interviews, events, and press briefings.
- Globalisation (UNESCO: Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable Future
A link to the globalization unit through UNESCO’s Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable Future initiative, which includes many interactive lessons on globalization.
- Pankaj Ghemawat: Actually, the World Isn’t Flat (http://www.ted.com/talks/pankaj_ghemawat_actually_the_world_isn_t_flat) This video addresses common misconceptions of globalization with data.
- Thomas Friedman in Conversation with Dov Seidman at the 92nd Street Y, December 13 2009 (http://youtu.be/mzIXuVIIeo8)
This video is an interview with Thomas Friedman, who discusses some of the ideas covered in his books on globalization.
- Life in a Day (http://movies.nationalgeographic.com/movies/life-in-a-day/) This video is a documentary created with YouTube clips that depict daily life from 192 nations on July 24, 2010.
- Globalization 101 (http://www.globalization101.org/)
A link to Globalization 101, a project of the SUNY Levin Institute, that examines globalization issues in depth.
- International Forum on Globalization
A link to the IFG, a research and education institution that provides analysis of political, social, cultural, and environmental impacts of globalization.
- YaleGlobal Online
A link to YaleGlobal Online, the website to the journal YaleGlobal that provides extensive resources on global issues.
- International Studies Association
A link to ISA, an organization that connects professionals and students in fields of international studies, that includes information about the organization, its conferences, its publications, and a job board.
- World Trade Organization
A link to the WTO, a global organization that addresses issues of trade between countries, which includes information about the WTO, news, topics on trade, and research, multimedia, statistics, and other publications.
- Grameen Bank
A link to Grameen Bank, a microfinance organization and bank that makes loans to people living in poverty.
- The Green Belt Movement
A link to the Green Belt Movement, an NGO that promotes community development through environmental conservation.
- The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
A link to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, a private foundation that funds innovation in international development, global health, education and development in the United States, and global policy and advocacy.
- Kiva Microfunds
A link to Kiva, an internet-based microlending organization that extends loans to people living in poverty around the world.