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Mon, Sep 23, 2019

Atlantic Council celebrates ten years of global citizens making a difference

An evening dedicated to celebrating the individuals who have helped drive positive change in their societies and embody the commitment to international cooperation that underpins the Atlantic Council’s mission.

Global Citizen Awards by David A. Wemer and Jasper Gilardi

Climate Change & Climate Action Resilience

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Honorees

His Excellency President Sebastian Piñera Echenique

The tenth annual Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards honored President of the Republic of Chile Sebastián Piñera, introduced by Kristine Tompkins, President, Tompkins Conservation; UN Patron of Protected Areas.

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Brian Grazer

The tenth annual Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards honored Storyteller, Movie and Television Producer, Founder, Philanthropist Brian Grazer, introduced by Ron Howard, Academy Award-winning Director.

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His Excellency Mark Rutte

The tenth annual Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards honored Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte, introduced by Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum.

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will.i.am

The tenth annual Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards honored Founder, Black Eyed Peas, Founder & CEO, I.AM+, and Founder and President, i.am.angel Foundation, introduced by H.E. Omar Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, United Arab Emirates.

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Anna Deavere Smith

Adrienne Arsht, Atlantic Council Executive Vice Chair and Chairman Emerita, TotalBank announced Actress, Playwright, Teacher, and Author, Anna Deavere Smith, as the Atlantic Council’s first Artist in Residence.

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Photos

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Press Release

Thu, Sep 12, 2019

Atlantic Council to Honor President Piñera, Prime Minister Rutte, Brian Grazer, and will.i.am with 2019 Global Citizen Award

Highlight of UN General Assembly Week honors individuals who make unique contributions towards improving the world WASHINGTON, DC – September 12, 2019 – The tenth annual Atlantic Council Global Citizen Awards will honor President of the Republic of Chile Sebastián Piñera; Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte; Brian Grazer, storyteller, movie and television producer, […]

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