Tipperary welcomes the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to Tipperary next Sunday. Mr Ban Ki-Moon travels to Tipperary Town on Sunday (May 24th) to accept the Tipperary International Peace Award.
The Secretary General, who is in the top 40 of the Forbes list of The World’s Most Powerful People, will accept the Award at a ceremony at Ballykisteen
Hotel & Golf Resort. The wife of the Secretary General (Mrs. Ban) is also travelling to Tipperary for the ceremony. There are a limited number of tickets available for the Award Ceremony for members of the public. Ban Ki-moon will receive the award and deliver a key note address. Mr Moon’s key interests have been promoting sustainable development, empowering women, and supporting countries facing crisis or instability. Those wishing to attend should contact the TIRD/Chamber of Commerce Office on 062-31244.