BTS appointed as Presidential Special Envoy for Future Generations and Culture, to give speech at 76th UN General Assembly

BTS appointed as Presidential Special Envoy for Future Generations and Culture, to give speech at 76th UN General Assembly

BTS are set to speak at the 76th United Nations (UN) General Assembly

In an announcement made today (21/07), South Korean President Moon Jae-In has appointed the international pop group as the 'Presidential Special Envoy for Future Generations and Culture,' which was carried out to enhance and build on the country's image and stance on global issues.

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With this new appointment, BTS are set to attend various global conferences to represent South Korea and advocate for important issues concerning young people. In particular, the 'Permission To Dance' act will be once again attending the 75th UN General Assembly later this September where they will give a speech of hope, love, and encouragement to people all over the world. 

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This will be the group's latest speech at the UN, following their ongoing efforts to advocate for self-love and solidarity amongst young people. BTS gave their first UN speech in 2018, and then again in 2020.

BTS have also been carrying out a continuous campaign with UNICEF to "end violence and neglect while simultaneously promoting children and young people's self-esteem and well-being. Called LOVE MYSELFthe campaign was first established in 2017 and has since raised close to USD 3 million worldwide.


Check out BTS' 'LOVE MYSELF' campaign with UNICEF here. 


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