Claudia Cardinale

Ms Claudia Cardinale, Goodwill Ambassador

The legendary Italian cinema actress Claudia Cardinale was designated UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador in March 2000, in recognition of her commitment to improving the status of women and girls through education, as well as promoting and affirming their rights.

In her capacity as a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, she has contributed to the success of many events organized by the Organization such as the Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Slave Route Project: Resistance, Liberty, Heritage held at UNESCO Headquarters in September 2014.

In April 2009, she participated as a ceremonial mistress at the peace concert "Music for Dialogue and Reconciliation", held under the auspices of UNESCO at the Fenice Theater in Venice.

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