Choi Si Won Receives UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Appointment
Choi Si Won adds another exemplary role to his career as UNICEF’s newest goodwill ambassador.
Appointed as East Asia Pacific regional ambassador, the singer-actor aims to participate in UNICEF campaigns aiding the organization’s well-intended programs for children.
Widely recognized for his contribution and sincere intention to help, Choi gladly accepted the appointment.
He said, “I am very pleased to be appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for the East Asia Pacific region. I have visited many countries and have had a special experience in meeting the children and their families. I hope that this will help the lives of children in the East Asia Pacific region. I will do my best.”
Since 2010, the Super Junior member has participated in various UNICEF campaigns through consistent donation of his talents. In November 2015, he was selected as a special representative of UNICEF Korea Committee. He supported and passionately promoted the rights and welfare of children.
Last year, he attended the opening ceremony of the 5th ASEAN Children’s Forum (ACF) as a keynote speaker. In the forum, he appealed for the genuine interest to foster support on children’s human rights. Adding to that, he led discussions in debate sessions with participating Southeast Asian delegates.
Choi also appeared in The Blue Carpet Show, which has raised over $500,000 which paved the way to raise awareness through programs for children’s rights.
Choi Si Won preps for his role as UNICEF East Asia Pacific Goodwill Ambassador. A role committed to protecting children’s rights -encompassing their health, education and equality.
Source: Sports Chosun