Secretary-General Designates Pianist Lang Lang as UN Messenger of Peace
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon designated at a press conference the world renowned Chinese pianist Lang Lang as a United Nations Messenger of Peace to support his Global Education First Initiative. Lang Lang, who has served for close to 10 years as a Goodwill Ambassador of UNICEF (UN Children’s Fund), responds to questions from journalists. He also performed Chopin’s Waltz No. 1 at the event.