Urszula Dudziak

© UNESCO / Urszula Dudziak, UNESCO Artist for Peace

The famous Polish jazz singer Urszula Dudziak was designated UNESCO Artist for Peace in February 2016, in recognition of her commitment to using music as a force to raise public awareness on the importance of education of young people.

During her career, Urszula Dudziak collaborated with leading contemporary musicians such as Bobby McFerrin, Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, Sting and Ron Carter.

In her capacity as a UNESCO Artist for Peace, Ms Dudziak is involved with UNESCO’s projects and activities aiming to support the education of young people, women empowerment, cultural diversity, as well as artistic education in Kenya and in Tanzania.

In February 2016, she performed with her musicians at UNESCO Headquarters.

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