Streamworks has signed a deal with the United Nations to stream United Nations Television (UNTV), marking the first time the channel will be available on mobile devices.

Content will include live coverage of the Security Council, the General Assembly, plus press conferences.

Director of the news and media division of the UN department of Public Information Stephane Dujarric said: “Streamworks will enable us to reach new audiences, especially those viewing content on the web and mobile platforms.”