Yemi Alade appointed as UN Development Goodwill Ambassador
UN Development Goodwill Ambassador
UNDP Sweden’s verified Twitter account on the 23rd of September in a video where the UNDP Administrator, Achim Steiner announced Yemi Alade’s appointment.
Today @UNDP is happy to welcome our newest Goodwill Ambassador, the Nigerian superstar @yemialadee! We thank Yemi for being our voice for women's empowerment and to #BuildBackGreener from #COVID19 ➡️ https://t.co/6gSZCXemOI#UNGA #GlobalGoalsWeek pic.twitter.com/DlT2LoN4la
— UNDP Sweden (@UNDP_Sweden) September 23, 2020
Yemi Alade in the video said as an ambassador she would do her best to lend her voice to help people who are suffering the most from the Socio-economic impact of the COVID19.
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