Camila Pinzon, Miss Colombia, Receives Universal Peace Federation’s Ambassador for Peace Award
Date: January 4th, 2024
Venue: 43 Lancaster Gate, London, W2 3NA, and online.
The ceremony awarding Camila Pinzon, the current Miss World Colombia, with the Universal Peace Federation’s (UPF) Ambassador for Peace Award was held on January 4th, 2024, in a programme in 43 Lancaster Gate, London, W2 3NA, and viewed online. Duchess Nivin Elgamal of Lamberton, Patron of UPF-UK, had invited Camila Pinzon, and gave a Welcome Address (see here).
The evening gathering was one of celebration and recognition of her outstanding achievements. In her inspiring address, (see here) Miss Colombia illustrated the qualities that have led her to be such a high achiever.
Egyptian Embassy Counsellor, Mr. Mohammad Abu Alkeir, (see here) joined us to appreciate the nation of Colombia from his time as a diplomat in Bogota, as well as to highlight Miss Colombia’s qualities.
The First Secretary, Miss Adriana Sandoval, (see here)who oversees the Cultural and Press affairs of the Colombian Embassy, gave a short congratulatory speech admiring Ms Camila Pinzon and hoping for her success when the Miss World officially starts in India in February of 2024.
The evening concluded with a time for dinner and welcoming a number of people who were coming to UPF – UK HQ for the first time.
Camila Pinzon, the current Miss Colombia, is set to participate in the upcoming Miss World in India in February 2024. Since acquiring her title in September 2022, she has led humanitarian efforts in 10 countries across South America, Europe, Africa, and Asia, including providing relief in Turkey and Syria alongside the International Red Cross/Red Crescent.
Camila holds two master’s degrees in marketing and management from Sorbonne University, Paris. Due to her professional and academic background, she was invited as a guest lecturer at the University of Cambridge. With six years of experience in marketing, she is fluent in English, French, Spanish, and Italian.
- Welcome Reception
- Greetings from Robin Marsh and Margaret Ali, representing UPF- UK
- Introduction to Camila Pinzon by Duchess Nivin of ElGamal.
- Ambassador of Peace Presentation Ceremony
- Speech by Miss Colombia
- Counsellor Mr. Mohammad Abu Alkeir from the Egyptian Embassy
- First Secretary, Miss Adriana Sandoval, who oversees the Cultural and Press affairs of the Colombian Embassy.
- Dinner and Networking