Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the former Miss World and Bollywood actress, will be donning another hat soon. She has been named the Goodwill Envoy for AIDS by the UN. As a Goodwill Envoy, she is
expected to become the face of the UN's efforts in creating better global awareness and sensitization towards the disease and those suffering from it. Aishwarya has expressed her fond hope of working at the ground level to see a world free of AIDS-affected newborns by 2015.