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United Nations Prizes in the Field of Human Rights

United Nations Prizes in the Field of Human Rights

Award Details

Focus theme
Civil and Political Rights, Social and Economic Rights, Rights of Women, Non-Violence, Civil Society

Geographical focus
International

Public nominations
Yes

Prize Money (EUR)
0.00

Upcoming ceremony
12/10/2018

Country
USA

Year Founded
1968

Year Discontinued

Award Frequency
Occasional

Deadline
04/06/2018

Email
InfoDesk@ohchr.org

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About United Nations Prizes in the Field of Human Rights

6 honorary awards given to individuals and organizations in recognition of outstanding achievement in human rights. The Prize was established by the General Assembly in 1966 (A/RES/21/2217) and is awarded every five years: 1968, 1973, 1978, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013.


Past Laureates

List of Award Laureates coming soon!


Links about United Nations Prizes in the Field of Human Rights