The 2013 South-South Awards
22 September 2013, New York, USA - The 2013 South-South Awards featured Heads of State and Government, senior UN officials, leaders from civil society and the private sector, and world-class celebrities who have made significant contributions to South-South cooperation and development.
Notable attendees at this year's event include world-renowned songwriter, performer and composer David Paich. Awards were presented to notable government leaders in the area of “Innovation and Technology for Sustainable Development.”
A special Award was presented to former South African president and global humanitarian icon Nelson Mandela and his wife Graca Machel.