September 20, 2016

SeeMe Founder to Speak at First Ladies Luncheon in New York

On Wednesday 21 September 2016 founder of SeeMe Caterina Occhio will present her fair trade jewelry project at the sixth edition of the First Ladies Luncheon organized during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

Fashion 4 Development’s Annual First Ladies Luncheon is held to celebrate the unprecedented cooperation between diplomacy and fashion for the greater good of women and children worldwide. 

This year the list of honourees include:
- Madame Ban Soon-taek, First Lady of the United Nations
- Annie Lennox
- Natalia Vodianova
- Nadja Swarovski

Fashion 4 Development (F4D) is a private sector global platform founded by Evie Evangelou in January 2011 in support of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals and “Every Woman, Every Child”, the UN initiative spearheaded by Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon.

F4D’s mission is to promote positive social change and harness the power of the fashion and beauty industries by implementing creative strategies for sustainable economic growth and independence of communities worldwide, through the expression of fashion.

occhio at f4d