David Miliband and the International Rescue Committee to Receive 2019 Stockholm Human Rights Award

September 2, 2019

Stockholm, Sweden The 2019 recipient of the 11th Stockholm Human Rights Award has been announced today as David Miliband and the humanitarian aid body that he heads, the International Rescue Committee (IRC). The Award will be presented on 4 November 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden, in the…

Judge Buergenthal Calls on Human Rights Education at 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award Ceremony

December 11, 2018

The 10th Stockholm Human Rights Award honoured judge and professor of law Thomas Buergenthal at a ceremony held in Stockholm, Sweden, on November 20. Having devoted his career to the protection, promotion and teaching of human rights and international law, judge Buergenthal…

Human Rights Advocate Judge Thomas Buergenthal Announced 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award Laureate

October 3, 2018

Stockholm, Sweden Holocaust survivor and human rights advocate judge Thomas Buergenthal is announced today as the 2018 Stockholm Human Rights Award laureate. Having devoted his career to the protection and promotion of human rights and international law, Judge Buergenthal will be…

International Criminal Court Accepts Stockholm Human Rights Award and Calls on International Community’s Cooperation

November 22, 2017

The Principals of the ICC received the Stockholm Human Rights Award from HM King Carl XVI Gustaf. Photo: Tom Knutson  The International Criminal Court (ICC) received the 2017 Stockholm Human Rights Award recognising the institution’s outstanding contribution to the rule of law…