Home | FAO | World Food Day | TeleFood
 The FAO Ambassadors
 About the Programme
 Video/Audio Gallery
 News
 Contact Us
 Sponsors
  
 

Singer and actor Massimo Ranieri

 

Singer and actor Massimo RanieriTo view click here
(00:24, QuickTime® video)

To listen click here
(01:52, mp3 audio)

  
 


Mr Massimo Rainieri, an accomplished Italian actor, singer and playwright, has long used his immense popularity as a performer and an actor to speak out on social issues.

He has regularly participated in campaigns to draw attention to the less privileged in his home country, and he has often urged his audiences to show solidarity with the under privileged.

When he was appointed FAO Ambassador in 2002 he said: "I am in a privileged position. Every morning I wake up thinking how lucky I am for the things I have received in life. If I can help FAO to convey their worthwhile message, by giving poor people a chance to live and a chance in life, then this is, in a small way, my way of repaying the debt."

 

top of page    

  
Search the site

 The 15 FAO Ambassadors:
  Magida Al Roumi
  Roberto Baggio
  Dee Dee Bridgewater
  Al Bano Carrisi
  Debbie Ferguson
  Gilberto Gil
  The Italian Singers’ Soccer Team
  Mory Kanté
  Gong Li
  Gina Lollobrigida
  Miriam Makeba
  Rita Levi Montalcini
  Youssou N'Dour
  Massimo Ranieri
  Dionne Warwick
 
 
Download plugins
Download Quicktime Player
 

Download FREE Real Player


Best viewed with:
Internet Explorer 4.0+
Netscape Navigator 4.0+
Quicktime 4.0+ Plugin

 comments? write to the webmaster FAO, 2003