Alicia Keys a multi-Award winner receives an acknowledgement of merit for saving the world in her less-busy time.
Alicia Keys over a period of time has vigorously supported the fight against HIV/AIDs in the lives of children across the globe through the an organization she Co-founded called “Keep a Child Alive”.
The multi Award winner accepted the Amnesty International’s Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2017 calling the award “one of the most proud moments of my life”.
Especially as an activist, as a woman, here in this world, who is driven to recognize the injustice in the world and recognize the unfairness, the inequality, the things that have to change, the ways that we, as everyday people, all of us, have a part to play in that,” – Alicia said in a statement.
The singer has expressed her thoughts on gun violence. refugee crisis and criminal justice action among other social justice issues.
“It encourages me to continue to speak out against injustice and use my platform to draw attention to the issues that matter to me,” – she said about the award.
The organization will officially present Alicia with the award on Saturday, May 27 in Montreal, Canada, according to People.
Photo Credit: Alicia Keys