The Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens is an independent nonprofit organization under Austrian law. The Centre was founded in 2017 and is co-chaired by Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General from 2007 – 2016 and by Heinz Fischer, President of the Republic of Austria from 2004 – 2016.
“Be inspired to go out in the world and to work not only for the betterment of your own country, but the betterment of humankind. Be a global citizen. Act with passion and compassion. Help us to make the world safer and more sustainable today and for the generations that will follow. That is our moral responsibility.” – Ban Ki-moon
March 8th is the International Women’s Day (IWD), a day to celebrate and empower women by reflecting on progress made in ...Read More
Our co-chairmen Ban Ki-moon and Heinz Fischer teach an online course on Coursera, and now registered students can access the videos ...Read More
Statement by H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations Briefing to the United Nations Security Council On the ...Read More
Ban Ki-moon was elected President and Chair of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) which is dedicated to supporting and promoting strong, ...Read More
Today at the margins of the Global Engagement and Empowerment Forum in Seoul, former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and former President ...Read More