The United Nations Foundation and the United Nations Association of the U.S.A. (UNA-USA) will hold its 2012 Global Leadership Awards Dinner in October, but the names of the honorees were just announced. Among them was a curious choice: Dr. Kandeh K. Yumkella, director-general for the U.N. Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). The announcement stated that he will receive the award for “his work on a variety of global issues, including promoting sustainable energy for all, poverty reduction, climate change, and the advancement of the Millennium Development Goals.
Honorees Carrie Mae Weems, Swizz Beatz, Donna Karan and Peter Beard, and Tommy Hilfiger at the Gordon Parks Foundation Awards Dinner 2013 in New York City. By Stacey Trammel, Contributor NEW YORK, NY – Kasseem ‘Swiss Beatz’ Dean, Gr... Read Post
Mark Ruffalo and Ed Begley Jr. were among the honorees at the Global Green USA Millennium Awards in Santa Monica on Sunday. Prior Global Green USA Millennium award winners Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick were among those out to suppor... Read Post