Secretary-General Attends UN Environmental Assembly
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addressed the first meeting of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNAE) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), taking place place in Nairobi, Kenya, on 23-27 June. The Assembly replaces the Governing Council of UNEP, and meets biennially.
Mr. Ban (centre) confers at the UNAE meeting with UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner. Also pictured: Uhuru Kenyatta (right), President of the Republic of Kenya; and Yoon Yeocheol (standing), UN Chief of Protocol.