Anggun, FAO Goodwill Ambassador, at Copenhagen press conference (YUNGA) with the FAO Director-General
Anggun, singer-songwriter from Indonesia, recently named Youth and United Nations Global Alliance - YUNGA and FAO Goodwill Ambassador, will perform at United Nations Organization Dance 4 Climate Change Concert at 8pm PARKEN Stadium, Copenhagen December 7th, on the opening day of the International Climate Summit. The event is a non-stop live concert event involving respective artists from around the world (including Akon, Shaggy and Youssou N’Dour) and will be broadcast in over 25 countries.
The concert will spread awareness worldwide on the implications of climate change, how people need to work together to protect their vulnerable planet and urging world leaders to seal the deal. Anggun is well-known for her true commitment to environmental issues and is naturally honoured to participate to such a significant global event.
Anggun has accepted to act as testimonial for the YUNGA initiative, to involve children and youth in environmental issues such as climate change and biodiversity . Anggun’s involvement in environmental issues is well-known for so many years. In 2008, she has done the voice-over for the BBC-produced film ‘Earth’ (‘Un Jour Sur Terre’ in France) and is the annual Ambassador for the Micro-Environment Awards organized by the French Ministry of Ecology & Natural Resources, and National Geographic Channel.
Dance for Climate Change
A joint press conference with the participation of FAO Goodwill Ambassadors Anggun and Youssou N'Dour and of Unicef Goodwill Ambassador Angélique Kidjo was organized on 7 December at 10.30 hrs at the Bella Centre, with the presence of FAO Director-General. The press conference was much successful and was web cast.
Anggun at Copenhagen press conference (YUNGA)
Anggun - concert for Climate Change at Parken Stadium, Copenhagen, 7 December 2009