Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency)
[Xinhua "China Focus" by Xinhua writers Ji Shaoting and Gui Tao: "UNDP Goodwill Ambassador To Invite International Stars To Protect Ethnic Culture"]
Beijing, Jan. 28 (Xinhua) - "It's a brand new opportunity," said Chinese singer Zhu Zheqin, or Dadawa, who has been named a Goodwill Ambassador by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Her new role involves protecting China's ethnic minority cultures.
"We just want to find one or two successful methods for cultural protection," said the diminutive Dadawa. "I'm not that ambitious."