May 1, 2017 Amb. Kenneth Quinn
Ambassador Quinn was presented this prestigious international award for his exceptional service in global agriculture, both in his diplomatic career and as leader of the World Food Prize. His inspiring efforts in preventing the Cambodian genocide were noted as an example of his strong ethical foundation. In being presented this award, Ambassador Quinn was praised as the most admired leader in the global agriculture community. The award was presented by Prof. M.S. Swaminathan at the 10th annual Global Agricultural Leadership Award ceremony in New Delhi, India.