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Secretary-Treasurer Powell Honored with World Peace Prize for Labor Leadership

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02/08/2019 -

[L-R] AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer Elizabeth “Liz” Powell,
UFCW International Secretary-Treasurer Ester Lopez, Ceremony Chairperson
& Judge Barbara Flaherty, and Chief Judge Fr. Sean Mc Manus.

On Feb. 5, Secretary-Treasurer Elizabeth “Liz” Powell was honored by the World Peace Prize Awarding Council (WPPAC) as a “Roving Ambassador for Peace,” and awarded the World Peace Prize for Labor Leadership, alongside Ester Lopez, International Secretary-Treasurer, United Food and Commercial Workers International Union.

The award honors individuals who dedicate their lives and careers to peace, justice and labor leadership.

APWU National Officers at the World Peace Prize Award Ceremony