20 October 2018, AAC Executive Director Will Abdo was today honoured with the prestigious award of “Ambassador For Peace” in recognition for his dedicated work and peace building efforts across both community and business platforms to predominantly enhance Australian Arabic relations.
The award was presented by the Vice-President of Universal Peace Federation Australia Dr John Bellavance (pictured below right). Many community leaders attended the award ceremony including fellow Ambassadors, members of the clergy and academia, family and friends, which was held at Clayton Church of Christ, Melbourne.
The Universal Peace Federation is an NGO dedicated to achieving world peace in general consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations and supports the work of United Nations, particularly in the areas of interfaith peacebuilding, peace education, and the strengthening of marriage and family.
Congratulations Will on a well deserved award.
Ambassador For Peace Award Speech Click Here
Interview on SBS Arabic radio Listen