Danu awarded WPDO Peace Ambassador honorary award

Danu Innasithamby a prominent media personality in Sri Lanka was appointed as a World Peace and Diplomacy Organization (WPDO) Peace Ambassador.

He was formally presented with the title at the 2nd edition of the Global Business Leadership Forum 2018 held in Mumbai, India on Saturday the 7th April 2018. Danu was recognized for his extensive work in media and social work.

Speaking to the media Danu said, ‘I am humbled that I have been given a platform to share the work of the Danu Innasithamby Foundation. This award gives our work in reconciliation better leverage to reach out and touch more people and to connect more people with Sri Lanka Smiles which can create new entrepreneurs and leaders who have missed out on an opportunity in making a dream come true.’

This prestigious award is bestowed upon, most prominent personalities who have worked diligently for global peace and are known for their humanitarian contributions in the society with a series of lifetime achievements and substantially rich experience as adept social activist.

The WPDO)was formed with the intention to work towards peace building, by eliminating the main factors that initiate conflicts and unrest in people. Since its inception in 2011, WPDO has achieved many mile stones covering great lengths in social and educational arena. It strongly supports United Nation’s Global compact program and Earth charter principles as well as strongly follows United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals 2030.

Unified Brainz of India jointly with the World Peace and Diplomacy Organization in association with The Hindu Business Line presented the Sustainable Development Accelerator and 2nd Global Business Leadership Forum 2018 at ITC Grand Central, Mumbai on 7th April 2018.

The prestigious 2nd edition of the Global Business Leadership Forum 2018 is an awards ceremony, recognizing and felicitating businesses, start-ups, entrepreneurs, business leaders and professionals who have shown outstanding performance and tenacity in their area of expertise with a never ending zeal to reach the highest echelons.

This is the largest business award platform, aiming at participation from all across the Asia-Pacific region in over 12 different award categories from more than 40 industry verticals. The event was featured and aired on Asia TV in the United Kingdom, supported by various national and regional commerce chambers. (Colombo Gazette)