Mumbai: Global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas will be honoured with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award by the Unicef at the Unicef Snowflake Ball in December.
The event will be held on December 3 in New York.
The global Unicef Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights expressed her gratitude towards the honour and tweeted:
So humbled. Thank u @UNICEFUSA for honouring me with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award at the #UNICEFSnowflake Ball in December! My work with @UNICEF on behalf of all the world’s children means everything to me..Here’s to peace freedom & the right to education #ForEveryChild pic.twitter.com/OZ4Qppc1y4
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) June 12, 2019
Priyanka has worked with Unicef since 2006 and was appointed the national and global Unicef Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights in 2010 and 2016, respectively. She promotes various causes such as environment, health and education, and women’s rights and is particularly vocal about gender equality and feminism.
On the work front, the actor recently wrapped up the shooting of The Sky Is Pink which also stars Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim.