June 25, 2018 Amb. Kenneth Quinn
At a special ceremony held at the US Department of Agriculture in June 2018, Ambassador Quinn announced the names of the new World Food Prize Laureates-- Lawrence Haddad and David Nabarro of the United Kingdom. Under Secretary of Agriculture Ted McKinney and Bill Northey spoke at the event as did Assistant Secretary of State Manisha Singh. Dr. Gebisa Ejeta, Chair of the Laureate Selection Committee, also participated.