Emma Watson : UN Women Goodwill Ambassador
The ambassador of peace, Prem Rawat (born on April 15, 1959) has been involved in peacekeeping by the age of 4. When he was a little child, he gave a talk on peace in his village. By the age of 13, he has given other talks about peace in London and Los Angeles. As a peace mediator, he continues to impart humanity with the knowledge and the culture of peace.
In India alone, his talks inspired millions of people to understand and discover their inner strengths. Peacekeeping efforts are taken all over the world to put an end to violence. Emma Watson is one of the notable figures in peace building. As the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, she has traveled many places to promote human rights. In this article, our focus is on Emma Watson.
Educational background of Emma Watson Emma
Watson was born in France; she grew up in London. She attended college from 2009 to 2011. After that, she went to Brown University. She was interested in fashion and modeling. Emma Watson is a peace activist, a model, and an actress. She visited Bangladesh and Zambia in 2014. During her visit, she advocated for the rights of girls and women to go to school and be educated.
In January 2015, she made a hit by making a speech on the equality between men and women, and on the need for girls' schooling. Her speech on gender equality was held during the annual winter meeting of the World Economic Forum.As a successful actress, she features in Beauty and the Beast, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and My Week with Marilyn.
What does Emma Watson advocate for?
- Emma Watson is a supporter of putting an end to gender discrimination; and for that purpose, she advocated for the UN's HeForShe campaign, which aims at raising men's awareness of the necessity to bring their support to stand up for the fight.
- Emma Watson is also a promoter of children's rights. As an ambassador of the UN Women Goodwill, she advocates against the violation of the rights of children in Malawi. Child marriages are still commonplace in this country.
- As a result, during her visit in Mtakataka Secondary School in the District of Dedza, she learned about the plights of young girls and the abuses which are inflicted on them. Domestic violence, beating, hard work, and deprivation of the basic rights harm and endanger the future of young girls in Malawi. In fact, young Malawian girls are forced to leave school and compelled to get marriage.
- Therefore, Emma Watson acts as a promoter of the fight against child marriage. Thanks to thank, some children's marriages were canceled, and the girls could get back to school.
What awards did Emma Watson receive?
The peace advocate and actress received some awards for her outstanding achievement in her humanitarian initiatives. These include the MTV Movie & TV Awards, the National Movie Awards, and the People's Choice Awards.
To establish peace in the world, it is necessary to take part in humanitarian actions. The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF), for example, welcomes volunteers to join their efforts in charitable initiatives.