Masha Efrosinina became UN Goodwill Ambassador
Ukrainian TV presenter and socialite Masha Efrosinina became the Honorary Ambassador of the United Nations Population Fund in Ukraine. Efrosinina will represent the organization UNFPA, which covers Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It should be noted that for the first time the representative of Ukraine will be the UN Goodwill Ambassador for the entire region.
“We are very pleased with our cooperation with Maria.We believe that the problems of gender equality, domestic violence, as well as the need to ensure the development of the potential of young people will become more discussed, and therefore more visible to society,” said UNFPA representative in Ukraine Kaspar Pik.
The next two years Maria Efrosinina will be the official representative of the UN Foundation. Her responsibilities include supporting the organization’s activities in combating domestic violence, supporting gender equality, and helping young people realize their opportunities and interests. “I travel to the cities of Ukraine and meet thousands of women.With today, in partnership with the UN Fund, we will significantly expand our ability to talk about existing problems and help women feel more confident,” Maria Efrosinina said.