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Unicef to honour Priyanka with humanitarian award

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Unicef will honour Indian with the Humanitarian Award at the Unicef Snowflake Ball in December.

Priyanka, a global Unicef Goodwill for Child Rights, took to and wrote: "So humbled. Thank you Unicef for honouring me with the Humanitarian Award at the Unicef Snowflake Ball in December."

The event will be held on December 3 in

The 36-year-old says her work for Unicef means everything to her.

"My work with Unicef on behalf of all the world's children means everything to me. Here's to peace, freedom and the right to education," she added.

has worked with Unicef since 2006 and was appointed the national and global Unicef Goodwill for Child Rights in 2010 and 2016, respectively. She promotes various causes such as environment, health and education, and women's rights and is particularly vocal about gender equality and feminism.

On the acting front, the "Isn't It Romantic" has wrapped up shooting for Shonali Bose's "The Sky Is Pink" with

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First Published: Wed, June 12 2019. 13:58 IST
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