Her Majesty receives Asia’s Royal Lifetime Achievement Award
Her Majesty The Queen Mother Gyalyum Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck has been presented with the 2018 Asia’s Royal Lifetime Achievement Award by the Global Order of Dignitaries & Philanthropist Awards Committee.
Her Majesty has been honoured for the leadership in serving the under-served as the Founder and President of Tarayana Foundation for the past 15 years and for Her Majesty’s active promotion of literature and arts in the country.
The award ceremony took place at Kolkota on 29th July, 2018. The Hon’ble Consul General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Royal Bhutanese Consulate, Kolkota, India received the award on Her Majesty the Gyalyum’s behalf.
About Global Order of Dignitaries & Philanthropist Awards
The G.O.D.s Awards is a global humanitarian awards institution honoring the “greatest humanitarians of the world” from the highest echelon of Diplomacy, Royalty, Business & Economy, Medicine, Philanthropy, Culture & Arts and Entertainment whose unequivocal contribution to humanity have made significant impact on Human Rights, Global Peace, Green Environment, Education, Health and Wellness, Eradication of Poverty and Empowerment.
The G.O.D. Awards is an annual event held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, integrated with We Care for Humanitarian (WCH) Summit and other Global events. This year, for the first time the award function was held in India.