Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn has been honoured with a life-time achievement award by the UN agency for children in recognition of her relentless efforts to improve the quality of life of children in Thailand.
The award was presented to the Princess at Chitralada Palace and the news was released by the United Nations Children’s Fund. “I am both happy and. honoured to present the Unicef Award to Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn for her significant contributions and unwavering commitment to improving the lives of children in Thailand,”. said Unicef executive director Henrietta Fore.
The Princess has been involved in several projects to better the lives of children, especially those living in remote areas. They include royal initiatives and other schemes in cooperation with local and international organisations.