$2 Million Hilton Prize Awarded To Bangladesh Health Foundation | BH Courier

$2 Million Hilton Prize Awarded To Bangladesh Health Foundation

HILTON PRIZE – The 2017 Hilton Humanitarian Prize was presented to International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Banglades (icddr,b) on Wednesday at The Beverly Hilton. Pictured: Hilton Foundation Chairman of the Board Steven M. Hilton, Hilton Foundation President/CEO Peter Laugharn, icddr,b Executive Director Prof. John Clemens, MD; and UN High-Level Commissioner and SDG Global Advocate Dr. Alaa Murabit.
HILTON PRIZE – The 2017 Hilton Humanitarian Prize was presented to International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Banglades (icddr,b) on Wednesday at The Beverly Hilton. Pictured: Hilton Foundation Chairman of the Board Steven M. Hilton, Hilton Foundation President/CEO Peter Laugharn, icddr,b Executive Director Prof. John Clemens, MD; and UN High-Level Commissioner and SDG Global Advocate Dr. Alaa Murabit.

Posted Thursday, October 12, 2017 – 6:15 PM

By Matt Lopez

The International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh – known as icddr,b – was tabbed for its five decades of work to develop “innovative, low-cost health solutions that have resulted in saving millions of lives globally” was honored Wednesday at The Beverly Hilton with the Conrad N. Hilton Prize.

For full story see the print edition of The Beverly Hills Courier, or download the e-edition.

http://bhcourier.com/?p=216314

facebooktwitterpinterestmail