Unicef will honour Indian actress Priyanka Chopra with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award at the Unicef Snowflake Ball in December.
Priyanka, a global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights, took to Twitter and wrote: "So humbled. Thank you Unicef for honouring me with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award at the Unicef Snowflake Ball in December."
The event will be held on December 3 in New York.
The 36-year-old says her work for UNICEF means everything to her.
"My work with Unicef on behalf of all the world's children means everything to me. Here's to peace, freedom and the right to education," she added.