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By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

hqdefaultBill Ayres who co-founded WhyHunger with late singer Harry Chapin has led the effort to deploy music & the power of the message of its artists to speak a new diplomacy & advocate for the hungry & exploited to define freedom from hunger as a fundamental human right.

Music Unites the World for a Very Important Cause
Nicole Duque, ‪#‎StudentDiplomat‬ at Montclair State University writes about the healing power of music. This year Band Aid 30, composed of a few legends & modern stars such as Bono, Sinead O’Connor, Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith, One Direction, Rita Ora & others, came together to raise funds for the Ebola crisis. Original lyrics of “Do They Know It’s Christmas Time”, were tailored to the outbreak to create an emphasis on the outcry for help.