Goodwill Ambassadors

Black Panther’s ‘General Okoye’ joins the fight against gender-based violence

Danai Gurira, one of the stars of hit movies “Black Panther” and “Avengers: Infinity War,” in her role as General Okoye, has been named a Goodwill Ambassador for UN Women, lending her name and dedicating her support to gender equality and women’s rights.

UN Gender Focus: gender equality, Somalia and youth

Women should be able to “leapfrog” into evolving world of work

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UNESCO to name two internationally renowned opera singers as Goodwill Ambassadors

Two of the world’s most acclaimed opera stars, the tenors Juan Diego Flórez and Placido Domingo, will be appointed Goodwill Ambassadors for the United Nations cultural agency, with the aim of helping spread its ideals through their advocacy.