Ambassador Kidman to push women’s rights
Quote: "I have been given so many blessings, it is the time of give back."
AP – Australian actress Nicole Kidman says she will work to advance women’s rights around the globe in her new role as a goodwill ambassador for the UN.
Working with the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM), Kidman, 38, will focus attention on critical gender concerns such as ending violence against women.
"I am honoured that UNIFEM has asked me to serve as goodwill ambassador and I look forward to a close, long-term relationship," Kidman said at a news conference at the UN.