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Newsline: UN appoints comic book character as honorary ambassador

Diana Prince is adding another title to her belt. Aside from being Wonder Woman, the Amazonian superhero will also be taking on the role of honorary United Nations Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls. The official announcement will be made on October 21st at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City, with UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon and president of DC Entertainment Diane Nelson in attendance. The ceremony coincides with Wonder Woman’s 75th anniversary and will be the kickoff point for the global campaign in support of UN’s Sustainable Development Goal #5, which aims to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.”

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/585121/lifestyle/un-appoints-wonder-woman-as-honorary-ambassador

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