Mrs Marta Sahagún de Fox is a resourceful personality. Not only is she respected for her political commitment, she also represents a new and modern era in Mexico. Mrs Marta Sahagún de Fox is a visionary frontrunner.

She is the public face on many humanitarian initiatives, and she encourages all Mexicans to address poverty, inequality and discrimination. She holds several prominent positions. She has, for instance, since 2001 held the position as Honorary President of the National Council for Children and the Young (COIA), been member of the Honorary Council in the International Centre for Missing and Abused Children (ICMEC) and Permanent Honorary Member of the Latin American Women's Conference.

Her commitment and initiative in addressing social needs among children and women especially has made Mrs Marta Sahagún de Fox a worthy and very prominent Honorary Hans Christian Andersen Ambassador.

Marta Sahagún de Fox being appointed as Honorary Hans Christian Andersen Ambassador.
From left: Danish Ambassador to Mexico, Søren Haslund, Marta Sahagún de Fox, Director of Public Affairs of HCA2005, Christian Have, and Secretary General of HCA2005 Foundation, Lars Seeberg.