The United Nations Children"s Fund (UNICEF) has chosen Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra as one of their brand ambassadors. In a statement, Karin Hulshof, the UNICEF representative to India said that the signing ceremony will take place on August 10 in New Delhi. So, the actress will be now seen supporting UNICEF in the promotion of child and adolescent rights.
The ambassadors of UNICEF are bestowed with the responsibility of improving the lives of children. The statement added that the ambassadors should have the ability to bring issues related children to public attention to garner support from them. They are also bound to help in raising funds for important UNICEF programs.
This is definitely a good cause and we wish the actress can take up the job responsibly.
Story first published: Monday, August 9, 2010, 10:06 [IST]