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GSA Mid-Atlantic Region Successfully Hosts Pope Francis during World Meeting of Families
GSA’s Mid-Atlantic Regional Teams worked behind the scenes for the last nine months engaging in extensive interagency planning and coordination. To ensure safety and security, they coordinated and supported the Secret Service, the Federal Protective Service, as well as other federal, state and city law enforcement and other stakeholders. The Region is very proud of their contribution to these momentous occasions including housing the Popemobile in the Byrne-Green Federal Complex.
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Kevin Funk represents GSA in United Nations Sustainability event in Brazil
Mid-Atlantic Region Sustainability Program Specialist, Kevin Funk, represented GSA as well as the U.S. in a United Nations event in Brasilia, Brazil on August 6-7, 2015. The event, “Sustainable Public Procurement: good practices and recommendations," was organized by the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and Caribbean. Kevin presented on implementing sustainable procurement within the U.S. government to the UN Economic Commission and other participating central governments. Brazil’s Secretary of Institutional Articulation and Environmental Citizenship, Regina Gualda sent Kevin a letter of deep appreciation for his participation and thanked GSA for allowing him to share his sustainable procurement experiences. Kevin learned a great deal from other countries during his visit that can be utilized in the US in the future.