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UNESCO

NEW FRIENDS, NEW FILM

Posted on November 16, 2009, in Film, Television & Theater, My Blog, with 50 Comments

I flew to Paris from Dusseldorf the morning after the UNESCO event first to have an interview with Annabelle, the Swiss magazine that is similar to our Marie Claire. This was at the behest of L’Oreal.

I wanted very much to take advantage of my first-class round trip ticket provided generously by UNESCO to stop by Paris. I …

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BACK IN DUSSELDORF…WHERE ELSE?

Posted on November 14, 2009, in My Blog, with 16 Comments

This time it’s for UNESCO. I received the “Patroness of Education” award at a huge gala tonight. I spoke, again, about the critical importance of educating girls. Sitting next to me, also receiving an award for his considerable humanitarian work was Forest Whitaker.

with Forest Whitaker

Tommy and Dee Hilfiger

Also receiving awards were designer Tommy Hilfiger, singer/songwriter …

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