As reported on Mingpao News, the actress and her fiancé were awarded for their commitment in stabilising and reducing the number of death caused by road accidents around the world.
Michelle Yeoh and partner, FIA President Jean Todt, were recently honoured with the United Nations Association of New York’s Humanitarian of the Year award.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon expressed, “Jean Todt and Michelle Yeoh have mobilised sustained commitment toward road safety and development. Road safety is not a privilege but a basic human right.”
Sharing the award with Todt, Michelle said that the two of them will continue with their commitment to the UN Sustainable Development Goals to make roads safe.
(Photo source: instagram.com/michelleyeoh_official)