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Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award

Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award

Award Details

Focus theme
Human Rights Defenders

Geographical focus
International

Public nominations
No

Prize Money (EUR)

Upcoming ceremony

Country
Sweden

Year Founded
2013

Year Discontinued

Award Frequency
Annual

Deadline
09/21/2019

Email
defendersdays@civilrightsdefenders.org

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About Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award

Civil Rights Defenders annually awards one human rights defender with the Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award. The recipient is a person who, despite the risk to their safety, continues their fight for the respect and protection of civil and political rights.


Past Laureates

List of Award Laureates coming soon!


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