2018 HUMAN RIGHTS PRIZE OF THE FRENCH REPUBLIC [fr]
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
Applications are now open for the 2018 “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” Human Rights Prize of the French Republic, awarded by the Prime Minister of the French Government.
This Prize, created in 1988, is awarded in recognition and support for the completion of individual or collective projects carried out in the field, in France or abroad, regardless of nationality or borders, working to promote and protect human rights.
Who can apply?
In 2018, the year marking the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 20th anniversary of the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders, the National Consultative Commission on Human Rights chose to honour personalities and the organizations renowned in their country, for the defence and the promotion of human rights.
The non-governmental organizations or individual candidates, regardless of nationality or borders, are required to submit an application presenting their actions, conducted in France or abroad, for the promotion or protection of human rights and the project they would like to accomplish.
Candidates must submit their complete application before 15 October 2018.
For more information, visit the website of the National Consultative Commission on Human Rights