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UNEP Goodwill Ambassador Gisele Bündchen to Hold Press Conference in Nairobi on Sustainable Energy for All
11/ 01/ 2012

UNEP Goodwill Ambassador Gisele Bündchen to Hold Press Conference in Nairobi on Sustainable Energy for AllWhat: Press Conference

Date: Friday 13 January 2012

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Where: Press Centre, UNEP headquarters, Gigiri

Speakers:

Achim Steiner, UN Under-Secretary-General and UNEP Executive Director
Gisele Bündchen, UNEP Goodwill Ambassador and International Supermodel
Grace Mukasa, Practical Action Regional Director

UNEP Goodwill Ambassador and International Supermodel Gisele Bündchen will participate in a Press Conference organized by UNEP at the UN Gigiri Headquarters on Friday, 13 January 2012 at 12 noon.

The press conference comes at the end of Gisele Bündchen's 5-day visit to Kenya, where she visited small-scale sustainable energy solutions project ranging from micro-hydro and wind to bio-gas and fuel-efficient stoves.

The visit was organized by the UN Environment Programme and the UN Foundation in cooperation with Practical Action.

Event Highlights:

Tree Planting at the UN Nature Trail (Photo Opportunity): 11:30 - 12:00
Press Conference: 12:00 - 13:00
Tour of UNEP's rooftop solar panels (Photo Opportunity): 13:00 - 13:20


Notes:

Transport will be provided for journalists from the Office of the Prime Minister along Harambee Avenue and from Chester House. The vans will leave for Gigiri at 10:30 am.

Journalists are requested to bring their press passes and ID/Passport for UN security clearance.

For further information, please contact:
UNEP News Desk, email: unepnewsdesk@unep.org, Tel. +254 723 85 72 70.

Further Resources
UN International Year of Sustainable Energy for All