UN GOODWILL AMBASSADOR

  • Not just a poster girl for UNAIDS: Aishwarya September 25, 2012

    New York: Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the newly appointed UN Goodwill Ambassador for UNAIDS, says she does not want to be just a "poster girl" for the organisation but will help break social barriers and stigmas that are attached with the disease. In her new role, Aishwarya will help raise...
  • Sachin Tendulkar named UN Goodwill Ambassador March 12, 2010

    United Nations: India's cricket superstar Sachin Tendulkar has been named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Tendulkar, the first player to score 10,000 runs in oneday internationals, will use his massive global popularity to raise awareness and harness support for environmental action in his home country of...