"Sustainable Energy for All" video to be released

11 Mar 2013

Al Gore, Gisele Bundchen and Kandeh K. Yumkella took part in a video shot for "Sustainable Energy for All Initiative".

Ankara – Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, fashion icon and the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Gisele Bundchen and Kandeh K. Yumkella, the Director General of the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and Special Representative for Sustainable Energy for All, voice their support for "the Sustainable Energy for All Initiative" launched by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

The video will be aired on CNN from 25 February to 24 March 2013.

"The Sustainable Energy for All Initiative" aims to achieve by 2030 three inter-linked global targets: universal access to modern energy services; the doubling of energy efficiency; and the doubling of the share of renewable energy in the world's energy mix.

UNDP is also a partner in this initiative.