Dr. KadijatuGrace Ahene Kamara, Sierra Leone’s Deputy Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, has been awarded the United States President’s Lifetime Achievement Award for her tireless efforts and dedication towards community development, humanitarian outreach, and initiatives that strive to inspire hope and foster healing within the United States, Sierra Leone, and beyond ³. The award ceremony will take place on November 16th-18th, 2023, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Washington D.C. during the 10th Year Anniversary of the African & Caribbean International Leadership Conference ³.
Dr. Kamara is a highly effective Sierra Leonean therapist who has played a crucial role in showcasing Sierra Leone’s rich cultural heritage and natural beauty in the hospitality and tourism industry ¹. Prior to her appointment as Deputy Minister of Tourism & Cultural Affairs, she was the Director of Strategic Coordination and Management in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation ¹. She holds a Doctorate degree in Psychology from Grand Canyon University in America ¹.
The United States President’s Lifetime Achievement Award is a prestigious recognition of Dr. Kamara’s outstanding contributions to society. It is a testament to the power of collective action and the difference we can make when we come together for a common cause ³. Dr. Kamara’s tireless efforts towards community development, humanitarian outreach, and initiatives that strive to inspire hope and foster healing within the United States, Sierra Leone, and beyond have earned her this well-deserved honor.
We extend our deepest gratitude to Dr. Kamara for her dedication towards community development and humanitarian outreach. Her support, encouragement, and belief in the vision of a better world have been an inspiration to many ³. Together, we will continue to make a lasting impact, leaving a legacy of positive change and empowerment.