$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.
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.
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