Stevie Wonder named UN Messenger of Peace – Yahoo! News

UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. chief is naming blind pop star Stevie Wonder a United Nations Messenger of Peace to focus on helping people with disabilities.U.N. deputy spokeswoman Marie Okabe said his designation as a U.N. peace envoy will be officially announced on Thursday by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

via Stevie Wonder named UN Messenger of Peace – Yahoo! News.


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