UNICEF Philippines: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Priyanka Chopra to be honored with UNICEF’s Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award
Published: June 13, 2019
Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, a global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights, will be honored with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award by UNICEF’s American chapter at their Snowflake Ball on December 3 in New York. Priyanka is known for her contribution to social causes and for being a voice for children’s education. She has been ..
UNICEF appoints Singer Nahid Afrin as first Youth Advocate of NE region to fight for child rights
Published: November 24, 2018
United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has appointed popular singer Nahid Afrin (17) of Assam as the first ‘Youth Advocate’ of the northeastern region to fight for child rights. UNICEF engages ‘Youth Advocates’ to harness their voice as agents of change in society. Nahid had made her playback debut in 2016 Bollywood film ‘Akira’ ..
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Priyanka Chopra becomes UNICEF’s Global Goodwill Ambassador
Published: December 13, 2016
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has been appointed as UNICEF’s newest global Goodwill Ambassador. Her appointment was announced at a celebration to commemorate 70 years of UNICEF. The celebrations were held at the United Nations headquarters in New York. UNICEF was established in 1946 by the United Nations to protect the children struggling to survive in ..