Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie received Special Distinction for Thought Leadership Award from the Global Hope Coalition network. The Global Hope Coalition is a network of four nonprofit foundations in the United States, Europe, Asia and Africa dedicated to identifying heroes against violent extremism and amplifying their work.
She receives the award on September 27th during the 2018 annual awards dinner of the Global Hope coalition in New York City.
You can also read and Listen to her Inbound Sspeech Video: Chimamanda Adichie’s speech at annual Inbound conference
The award took place on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly’s 73rd session, the event paid tribute to several presidents and prime ministers for their “compassionate and dignified response” to the Syrian and Rohingya refugee crises.
More lovely photos of the event below: