Sheikha Mozah Receives The George Bush Award
Her Highness Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser received the George Bush Award for Excellence in Public Service.
Sheikha Mozah accepted the award in Washington DC by the George Bush Presidential Library Foundation on Thursday. The Award was presented to Sheikha Mozah by former President George Bush and Barbara Bush at the University of New England (UNE).
The award was awarded to Her Highness for her “devoted promotion of peace and human development throughout the world”. As Mrs Bush presented the award to Sheikha Mozah, she said “Her Highness Sheikha Moza’s belief in the character and potential of her nation’s people is an inspiration to us all, and a true example of service as a point of light.”
Sheikha Mozah gave a speech after accepting the award, she said “I accept this honour on behalf of the people and nation of Qatar. His Highness the Emir Father planted the seeds of openness, creativity and freedom of expression in our society. These are the seeds of prosperous minds that will continue to flourish generation after generation.”Filed under Qatar
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