Thursday, 24 October 2019

Tag Archives: Goodwill Ambassador

Mehwish becomes goodwill ambassador for girls’ rights

LONDON: Pakistan’s leading actress Mehwish Hayat’s cap as she has been appointed a goodwill ambassador for girls’ rights by the Ministry of Human Rights. The recipient of the prestigious Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, Hayat, announced about her appointment in a video message on micro-blogging website, saying: “Delighted to be appointed by the Ministry ...

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UN refuses to drop Priyanka Chopra as goodwill ambassador

  NEW YORK: The United Nations has said that goodwill ambassadors “in their personal capacity […] retain the right to speak about issues that interest or concern them”. The statement came from Stephane Dujarric, the spokesperson for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, in light of allegedly pro-war comments made by United Nations ...

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Petition filed to remove Priyanka Chopra as UNICEF Ambassador

BOLLYWOOD: Priyanka Chopra has been under fire for cheering on India’s strike in Balakot last week. And now, an online petition has been filed to remove her from the position of UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. On February 26, the actor had lauded the Indian armed forces on Twitter saying, “Jai Hind. Indian Armed ...

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Angelina Jolie says she’s open to future in politics

HOLLYWOOD: After 11 years of serving as a UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie was appointed Special Envoy in 2012, has become an influential advocate on refugee and displacement matters. In a wide-ranging interview with BBC’s Today programme, Angelina Jolie hinted that she may consider going into politics in the future. “Honestly, ...

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