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Ultra distance swimmer will fight for the Millennium Development Goals

Santo Domingo.- The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) today appointed open water swimming  champ Marcos Diaz, its National Good Will Ambassador for the Millennium Development Goals, just six months after his “Swim through the Continents” to promote those objectives.

Diaz has often proven that he can be part of the solution to pressing local and global issues.

Together with a coalition of private and public organizations, and the support of the United Nations, Diaz the passage “Swim through the Continents” in which his marathon swims linked the five continents, concluding it in New York, where he handed a book to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon with signatures gathered around the world.

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5 comment(s)
Written by: martin, 30 Mar 2011 5:10 PM
From: United States, boston to S.P.M 23
nice muy bn eso
Written by: watcher48, 31 Mar 2011 7:58 AM
From: United States, Omnipresence
WHO IS THIS GUY? What are his credentials?....c'mon folks...QUESTION EVERYTHING!
Written by: pkaide1, 31 Mar 2011 1:00 PM
From: United States
What this looser has really accomplished on behalf of the Dominican society.
Written by: lovingit, 31 Mar 2011 1:21 PM
From: United States, Delaware

Look him up.

Marcos Diaz es un Orgullo Dominicano (Dominican Pride)

Here is some help.

Official Site

Written by: watcher48, 1 Apr 2011 8:07 AM
From: United States, Omnipresence
Thanks lovingit!

Unfortunately still NOT convinced.....let's give him time though, pues por sus frutos lo conocereis......
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