Lebanese pop singer Yara had been appointed by UNICEF as the regional ambassador for the Middle East and North Africa, the humanitarian aid organization shared this week on their Instagram account.
‘I am just delighted to receive this appointment with UNICEF’, Yara said in a released statement. ‘I look forward to working with my friends at UNICED to advance children’s issues across the region’.
The ceremony was held on an online video conference.
In her new role, the star will focus on UNICEF’s efforts to supply more people with credible information related to COVID-19 related health and prevention measures’, the organization said.