Stradley Ronon Chairman Welcomes Bono

Saturday, April 1, 2006 - 01:00

Bono, left, is welcomed by Stradley Ronon Chairman and World Affairs Council of Philadelphia Chairman William R. Sasso at a recent World Affairs Council of Philadelphia event, where Bono was the featured speaker. The U2 frontman and political activist spoke to more than 1,200 attendees about his work in Africa, calling for action to help aid the country's problems of debt, poverty and disease. In addition, the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia presented Bono with the International Statesman Award, which honors visionaries who possess wisdom and humanity.