Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations
In this podcast, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon accepts The UCLA Medal and delivers the Bernard Brodie Distinguished Lecture on the Conditions of Peace entield, “Mobilizing the Global Citizenry: the United Nations in a Changing World.” A native of the Republic of Korea, the eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations brings to his post 37 years of service in government and on the global stage. As the former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, he played a leading role in bringing about a landmark agreement to promote peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula.
About the Lecture: Established in 1980, the Bernard Brodie Distinguished Lecture on the Conditions of Peace celebrates the memory of Bernard Brodie as an eminent scholar and teacher. This lecture series provides a special forum for dignitaries and scholars of politics, strategy, warfare, and peace to present their views to the UCLA community and the public.
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Published: Tuesday, March 02, 2010