UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon speaks at the opening session of the 5th Global Forum - UN Alliance of Civilizations on February 27, 2013 in Vienna. According to the organizers, the meeting running from February 27 to 28 brings together decision-makers, experts, and a variety of stakeholders in the field of intercultural and interreligious dialogue from all over the world. AFP PHOTO / DIETER NAGL
Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon attends the U.N. Global Compact to hold summit at the Conrad Hotel on May 19, 2015 in Seoul, South Korea. The U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon is on a five day trip to his home country South Korea.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon attends a press conference at the United Nations Office in Geneva on April 12, 2012 in Geneva, Switzerland. Ban Ki-moon told members of the press he is working to send observers to Syria as soon as possible.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon holds a press conference at the end of the workshop themed 'Protect the Earth, Dignify Humanity' at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences at Casina Pio IV on April 28, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. The one day international symposium has been organized by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and will include a video message to participants from Pope Francis about the Christian imperative of stewardship of creation.