Giorgio Armani was appointed Special Ambassador for Responsible Tourism of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
In a statement, the UNWTO called Armani "a global benchmark for timeless design and creativity," as well as a symbol of "deep commitment to social responsibility and respect for the environment." The UNWTO also noted the principles of the Armani brand, which are built on “respect for resources and the realization that the future of future generations depends on today's choice.”
Giorgio Armani thanked the organization for the trust placed in him. “It was the sense of responsibility for our society that helped my country overcome this terrible pandemic, and it was this that made me play a small role in helping those involved in the fight against the virus and the economic problems that it created,” Armani said.
In March, the Armani Group converted all of its Italian factories to produce disposable medical clothing for the individual protection of coronavirus medical workers.
The designer donated almost two million euros to support hospitals in the regions of Italy, the most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, in March Armani published an appeal to doctors in 60 Italian publications.
Recall Tiffany & Co. will give $ 2 million to support victims of COVID-19, especially women and black people.
Very touching: Prince Harry recorded a video on the part of his mother’s birthday, Princess Diana, without forgetting to mention Megan
This year, July 1, the famous princess - Diana of Wales could have turned 59 years old. A terrible car accident in Paris took her life more than 20 years ago. In memory of Lady Dee, the Royal Palace and her children founded the Diana Award, which is presented on her birthday. It was established in 1999 to continue the legacy of the Princess of Wales and to recognize the selfless actions of young people aged 9 to 25 years.
In honor of this event, Diana's youngest son - the Duke of Sussex - made a passionate speech from his home in Los Angeles on behalf of himself and his brother, Prince William. Do not forget to refer to Meghan Markle. “My wife recently said that our generation and those who were before us did not do enough to correct the mistakes of the past,” Harry began. “I am also sorry that we could not make the world the way you deserve it.” Institutional racism has no place in our society, but it is still endemic. ” In conclusion, the prince added that he would provide any necessary support to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Prince Harry also spoke a little about Diana on her 59th birthday. “I know that my mother has inspired many of you. And I can assure you that she would fight for your rights today, ”said the Duke. - Like many of you, she never looked for an easy way or the most convenient. And she stood up for those who needed it. "