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By Susan Sacirbey via
To shape a different global future in a world facing unprecedented humanitarian challenges — (130 million people in desperate need to survive) — relief activists and celebrities joined UNSG, Ban Ki-moon and the President of Turkey for this seminal two-day summit. — Read MORE —


From Diplomat Artist Buzz: Shakira is not just talking to the global citizen audience but on their behalf to global leaders & diplomats. While Shakira is a star of show business, her commitment is more than show. –MORE–

By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey via Huffington Post
Avoidance of accountability & self-promotion written as history have for too long gone unchallenged. However, another word now belongs in the discussion of the past, “cover-up” & it should not shape a shared future. –MORE– Blog includes Netherlands TV interview – “Why Srebrenica Had to Fall.”

World Humanitarian Day, observed annually 19 August, anniversary of 2003 bombing of UN headquarters in Baghdad that killed 22 people, including UN envoy Sergio Vieira de Mello. This year’s observance comes at a time when number of aid workers killed, kidnapped & seriously wounded has reached highest number ever recorded. NASDAQ’s Opening Bell also recognized the day.


Pop Superstar Katy Perry Lends Voice to UNICEF to Improve Lives of World's Children

Katy Perry “ROARs” to become new Goodwill Ambassador. At UNICEF’s celebration of International Day of the Girl Child, her hit song “Roar” added to soundtrack of new public service announcement inspires girls to help them become tomorrow’s champions.

On Universal Children's Day, UN Says Violence Against Young Hobbles Development

Violence against children does more than harm individual children, it undermines fabric of society, affecting productivity, well-being, & prosperity. No society can afford to ignore violence against children.