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Dr. Farah Faizal awarded Diplomat of the Year from Asia and Oceania

High Commissioner of Maldives to England, Dr. Farah Faizal has been awarded the Diplomat of the Year from Asia and Oceania Award.

Dr. Farah was conferred the award at the IHG Diplomat Magazine 2022 Awards Ceremony on Monday. The IHG Diplomat awards are Conferred to 10 Diplomats based in the UK, each year.

The Diplomat award is currently in its 12th year, and celebrates outstanding work and achievements of the diplomatic community in London.

Congratulating Dr. Farah Faizal on her award, Ministry of Foreign Affairs noted that it is a privilege for the Maldives to have the award conferred to her, as Asia and Oceania are a region covered by majority of diplomats.

Dr. Farah Faizal expressed gratitude to the President and government of Maldives, alongside Foreign Minister Shahid and the High Commission employees after receiving the award.

The IHG Diplomat Magazine 2022 Award ceremony held in the Ballroom of The Biltmore, Mayfair was attended by mass ranks of London's diplomatic corps.