The Weeknd appoints as UN Goodwill Ambassador for World Food Program

The Grammy Award-winning singer, The Weeknd is glad to accept the role of United Nation’s Goodwill Ambassador for the World Food Program. The music icon is taking the same route as his close friend Angelina Jolie.

It is reported that the all-time favorite singer, Weeknd accepted the position of UN Goodwill Ambassador at a special ceremony in Los Angeles according to a press release issued on Thursday.

The Weeknd appoints as UN Goodwill Ambassador for World Food Program
The Weeknd appoints as UN Goodwill Ambassador for World Food Program

The United Nation’s World Food Program aims to focus on change and save lives on a daily basis. The singer feels passionate about addressing world hunger and poverty to help people in their need, he said at the event in LA.

Chief of WFP USA Barron Segar said in a statement, The Weeknd’s voice is inspiring and powerful whether he speaks or performs about global hunger. His dedication to helping people around the globe is more than anything, he added.

The Chief warmly welcomed the singer in their mission. The singer will undoubtedly inspire the next generation of humanitarians in the fight to ensure everyone that no one goes to bed hungry, he added.

It seems he is following his best bud’s Angelina Jolie footsteps who became a UN Goodwill ambassador in 2001 and currently, she serves as a special envoy for the UN. [1]The News

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