President Enrique Peña Nieto received the Statesman Award presented by the Foreign Policy Association during the World Leadership Forum 2016, organized by the Foreign Policy Association.

The Association seeks to promote public awareness of US foreign policy and global problems, and to promote citizen participation in the formulation of foreign policy.

The Foreign Policy Association is one of the leading public forums in New York City on the matter, which enjoys great national and international visibility. It was founded in 1918.