UNDP / SWEDISH CROWN PRINCESS

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The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has appointed Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden as Goodwill Ambassador for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). UNDP

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STORY: UNDP / SWEDISH CROWN PRINCESS
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SOURCE: UNDP
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DATELINE: 17 OCTOBER 2023, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN / FILE

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17 OCTOBER 2023, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

1. Wide shot, exterior of the Royal Palace in Stockholm
2. Med shot, Princess Victoria with guests before the ceremony
3. Med shot, Crown Princess Victoria, ASG Ulrika Modéer and Swedish Minister Johan Forssell walks in
4. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Ulrika Modéer, Assistant Secretary-General and Assistant Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP):
“And the reason, as you have understood, is that we are appointing Crown Princess Victoria as Goodwill Ambassador...”
5. Med shot, Crown Princess Victoria sitting in the audience
6. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Ulrika Modéer, Assistant Secretary-General and Assistant Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP):
“... for the UN Development Programme, with a special focus on the UN's work for the Sustainable Development Goals.”
7. Med shot, Crown Princess walking over to the signing table.
8. Med shot, Crown Princess signing certificate.
9. Med shot, Crown Princess shakes hands with Swedish Minister Johan Forssell.
10. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Victoria, Crown Princess, Sweden:
“It is truly an honour for me to have been appointed Goodwill Ambassador for UNDP. It gives me new opportunities to support the work for the Sustainable Development Goals. I am looking forward to delving further into UNDP's work in preventing, and also highlighting many of the difficult long-term challenges that we face, challenges that affect people worldwide. I am proud to have been given this opportunity to contribute to UNDP's important work in striving to achieve these Global Goals, with the ambition that no one should be left behind.”
11. Med shot, Crown Princess shakes hands with ASG Ulrika Modéer
12. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Johan Forssell, Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Sweden:
“Today, we celebrate the appointment of the Crown Princess as a Goodwill Ambassador for UNDP. I believe that with her experiences and genuine commitment, the Crown Princess is a role model and an inspiration, both in Sweden and globally.
We couldn't imagine a better Ambassador for the Sustainable Development Goals.”
13. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Victoria, Crown Princess, Sweden:
“I'm very honoured to be named a Goodwill Ambassador for UNDP. I hope to be able to attract some attention to the work that UNDP and other UN organizations do. I have followed the work of UNDP for many years now, and I hope that this role can give me another opportunity to support the work of the SDGs.”
14. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Johan Forssell, Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Sweden:
“I think it's very important because the Crown Princess has a very strong commitment to the SDGs and has had that commitment for many years. At the same time, it's obvious that we need to do more in order to reach the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, and I think today's appointment can help us move in that direction.”
15. SOUNDBITE (Swedish) Ulrika Modéer, Assistant Secretary-General and Assistant Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP):
“At the United Nations Development Programme, we are incredibly happy and proud to have Her Royal Highness, Crown Princess Victoria as our Goodwill Ambassador. Her enthusiasm and her knowledge will help to bring different actors together in the belief, but also the true action that is very much needed to reach the Sustainable Development Goals.”

FILE – NOVEMBER 2022, KITENGELA, KAJIADO COUNTY, GAZI BAY, NAIROBI, KENYA

16. Med shot, Crown Princess Victoria learning about waste management in Kitengela, Kenya
17. Med shot, Crown Princess Victoria walking with entourage at Kitengela landfill, Kenya
18. Med shot, Crown Princess Victoria speaks with UNDP staff on waste issues at Kitengela landfill, Kenya
19. Wide Shot from boat passing by the Crown Princess in a mangrove forest, Gazi Bay, Kenya
20. Med shot, Crown Princess Victoria observing the mangrove project, Gazi Bay, Kenya
21. Wide shot, Crown Princess Victoria cheering with UNDP staff outside UN Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya.

STORYLINE:

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has appointed Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden as Goodwill Ambassador for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

In this new role, the Crown Princess will mobilize support for the 17 Goals, which were established in 2015 as a global roadmap to end poverty and improve the well-being of people and the planet by 2030.

At the signing ceremony, held at the Royal Palace in Stockholm, the Crown Princess was joined by the Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Johan Forssell and UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Assistant Administrator, Ulrika Modéer.

As UNDP Goodwill Ambassador, the Crown Princess joins a select group of globally celebrated leaders in the fields of art, music, entertainment and sport, including actors like Academy Award winner Michelle Yeoh (Malaysia), Antonio Banderas (Spain), Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Denmark) and Connie Britton (USA) best-selling author and television producer Padma Lakshmi (India/USA), award-winning singer and song writer Yemi Alade (Nigeria), artist and climate activist Olafur Eliasson (Iceland/Denmark), and musician and competitive swimmer Cody Simpson (Australia) , among others.
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