Antonio Guterres to Ted Turner

Antonio Guterres to Ted Turner

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This letter, dated 21 September 2018, from Secretary-General Antonio Guterres congratulates Ted Turner and the United Nations Foundation on twenty years of work, specifically mentioning the Millenium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals. In 1997, CNN founder Ted Turner gave $1 billion to create the United Nations Foundation to support international efforts to address global challenges. His gift helped launch a new era of large-scale, ambitious, and sometimes controversial philanthropy, particularly by titans of media, tech, and finance companies.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
letter
date made
2018-09-21
referenced
Turner, Ted
place made
United States
Associated Place
China
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 27.8 cm x 21.5 cm x.01 cm; 10 15/16 in x 8 15/32 in x in
ID Number
2019.0040.02
catalog number
2019.0040.02
accession number
2019.0040
Credit Line
United Nations Foundation
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National Museum of American History
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