President Sahle-Work receives Priyanka Chopra
Addis Ababa, May 20, 2019 (FBC) – The renowned Indian actress, singer, film producer and Good will Ambassador of UNICEF, Priyanka Chopra met with President Sahle-Work Zewde today.
Arrived at Addis Ababa this morning, Chopra said Ethiopia’s effort to host nearly a million refugees can be taken as an exemplary move, according to office of the President.
She also commended the work done to accommodate more girls in the schools, the office added.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas is an actress, singer, film producer and the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant.
In 2016, Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. In 2017 and 2018, Forbes listed her among the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.
As a philanthropist, Chopra has worked with UNICEF since 2006 and was appointed as the national and global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights in 2010 and 2016, respectively.
She promotes social causes such as environment, health and education, and women’s rights, and is vocal about gender equality and feminism.