President Enrique Peña Nieto will participate tonight in the World Leadership Forum 2016, where he will receive the Statesman Award, presented by the Foreign Policy Association to heads of state and government honored for their promotion of responsible public policies at the international level in various areas.

The president will be honored for his contribution to the integration of North America with the United States and Canada.

The award ceremony will be attended by Governor of New York Andrew Mark Cuomo, President of the FPA Noel Lateef and various authorities and businessmen.

Foreign Secretary Claudia Ruiz Massieu and Finance and Public Credit Secretary José Antonio Meade as well as Mexican Ambassador to the United States Carlos Manuel Sada Solana will also be in attendance.