South-South Awards 2015

29 Sep – World leaders convened Saturday evening at New York’s Waldorf-Astoria hotel for the fifth annual South-South Awards, a gala held during the United Nations General Assembly to honor achievements in global sustainable development. This year’s ceremonies coincided with the 70th anniversary of the U.N. and its mission to foster a better world.


Distinguished guests included prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne, Miss Universe Paulina Vega, actor Forest Whitaker, and director-general of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the U.N., José Graziano da Silva.

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