Secretary-General travels green

Thu, 25/04/13

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (centre) travels from New York to Washington, D.C., by train, opting for rail over flying to reduce his carbon footprint.

Also pictured: Oscar Fernandez-Taranco (left), Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs; and Hervé Ladsous, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations.

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Categories: Travel