Phnom Penh (FN), Feb. 16 – The Asian Cultural Council issued a press release expressing deepest gratitude to Prime Minister Hun Sen for his donation of USD 100,000 to support the Asian Cultural Council.

“The ACC is pleased to announce that during Asia-Pacific Summit hosted by the Royal Government of Cambodia on 18-21 November 2019 in Phnom Penh, Universal Peace Federation (UPF), an organisation for peace and reconciliation, announced an award called "Good Governance" to Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, for his historic works which led to peace and development. The award is presented with a budget of one hundred thousand dollars (USD 100,000),” ACC wrote in the press release dated Sunday.

“As the honorary founding chairman of the Asian Cultural Council, prime minister decided to send the proceeds from the award to the Asian Cultural Council for use in accordance with its objectives,” it added.

The Asian Cultural Council, in cooperation with UNESCO, was established to support and encourage cultural cooperation for civilisations; to promote harmony in Asia; and to transform the cultural heritage of humanity as a resource of peace, sustainable development, and shared prosperity.