OSCAR winning British actor Sir Peter Ustinov will visit Cambodia next month in his
role as a UNICEF goodwill ambassador, the UN agency said.
"We have not finalized the program," a UN Children's Fund official said,
while adding that the veteran actor was expected to visit a UNICEF project in the
provinces and meet King Norodom Sihanouk and co-Premiers Prince Norodom Ranariddh
and Hun Sen.
UNICEF hopes the February 16-20 visit will help raise money for its projcts in a
country where children are vulnerable to diseases such as acute respiratory infections,
diarrhea, dengue and TB.
Sir Peter Ustinov is a veteran of stage and cinema and has appeared in more than
40 films, winning an Oscar in 1964 for his role in the film Topkapi, and a knighthood