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
Online Lecture Series on 'Sustainable Development in the 21st Century with Ban Ki-moon'
In partnership with Yonsei University and Coursera, the series cover topics such as People, Planet, Prosperity, Peace and Partnership. The lectures are taught by the board members of the Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens.
Co-chairman Ban Ki-moon Joins the Advisory Board of the Netpreneur Prize to Support African Entrepreneurs
Jack Ma, the founder and the executive chairman of Alibaba Group, established Jack Ma Foundation Netpreneur Prize to support businesses in ...Read More
The Special Music & Art Festival 2018 organized by Special Olympics Korea kicked off on August 7th in Korea, attracting 130 ...Read More
Honorary President of Korea Scout Association Ban Urges Supports for the Youth at the International Patrol Jamboree Held in Korea
“The life of our youth is never easy. Only when they can stretch their shoulders and pleasantly and freely spread their ...Read More
On July 25th, Ban Ki-moon Centre CEO Monika Froehler featured on a high-level panel at the 2018 FIA Mobility Conference held ...Read More
Ban suggests adopting the “Negative Regulation System” for sustainable future at the 2018 FKI CEO Summer Forum
The Centre’s Co-chairman Ban Ki-moon gave a speech at the 2018 FKI CEO Summer Forum on the topic of sustainable future ...Read More