The Atlantic Council’s annual Global Citizen Awards dinner recognizes individuals who have made exceptional and distinctive contributions to strengthening the transatlantic relationship. Each year, the event convenes an international audience of influential government, business, military, media, and civil society leaders in New York City. The 2017 Global Citizen Awards will honor the following individuals:
The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada
Introduced by: Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah
His Excellency Moon Jae-in, President of the Republic of Korea
Introduced by: Mme. Christine Lagarde
Lang Lang, World-renowned Pianist, Educator and Philanthropist
Introduced by: Mr. Klaus Schwab
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