World Humanitarian Day, celebrated on August 19 yearly, honours humanitarians who’re going the additional mile to assist individuals. Priyanka Chopra took to her Instagram tales to rejoice the ‘real-life heroes’ on this event.
Sharing a video made by the United Nations, the actor wrote, “Kindness is a common language that is aware of no borders. This #WorldHumanitarianDay, let’s honour #RealLifeHeroes – humanitarians & frontline staff, who’ve been selflessly working to assist these in want all over the world.”
Priyanka has been actively concerned in philanthropic work and is a UNICEF goodwill ambassador as nicely. Final yr, she was honoured with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award on the UNICEF Snowflake Ball in New York.
In a video shared by UNICEF USA, Priyanka stated that she was drawn to kids’s points early on in her profession. “I had simply develop into an actor and I used to be determining that I had this platform. I had began associating with causes that I believed have been vital. I used to be working with thalassemic kids, kids’s wards and all of a sudden I realised that there was a theme – that I used to be working with a variety of children. My then supervisor Natasha Pal advised me that there’s this organisation known as UNICEF and perhaps I ought to volunteer,” she stated on the sidelines of the occasion.
In the meantime, Priyanka just lately completed writing her memoir Unfinished. She shared a web page of a draft she obtained from the writer and wrote in an Instagram put up, “Completed. What a tremendous feeling seeing these pages printed on paper for the primary time! #Unfinished… coming quickly! @penguinrandomhouse.”
Priyanka had introduced Unfinished in 2018 and stated that she at all times needed to jot down a guide however felt that she ought to wait ‘as a result of I wasn’t (and I’m nonetheless not) completed’. She had stated, “I’ve realized you don’t should be completed to inform your story, and that generally life’s best classes are taught alongside the trip…while you’re nonetheless figuring issues out…while you’re #unfinished.”
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