Call for nominations have begun for the Professor Thorolf Rafto Memorial Prize for Human Rights (i.e. the Rafto Prize). Awarded every year since 1987 the prize sheds light on human rights violations and gives recognition to human rights defenders who deserve the world’s attention. There are no geographical or issue constraints regarding the individuals or organizations that may receive the prize.
The Rafto Prize laureate receives a diploma and prize money of 20 000 USD.
Deadline: February 1 2020