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Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2018 awarded to Oyub Titiev

The sixth Václav Havel Human Rights Prize – which honours outstanding civil society action in defence of human rights – has been awarded to the head of the Grozny office of the Memorial Human Rights Center in Chechyna, Oyub Titiev. More

Ivano-Frankivsk: Europe Prize to be presented during ceremony

The 2018 Europe Prize will be awarded to the Ukrainian city of Ivano-Frankivsk at a ceremony in the town on 28 September. Jaak Madison, member of the Social Affairs Committee will present the Prize to the city Mayor. More

Three candidates shortlisted for the 2018 Václav Havel Prize

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock The selection panel of the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize, comprising independent figures from the world of human rights and chaired by the PACE President, has drawn up the shortlist for the Prize in Prague today. More

Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2018: three nominees to be shortlisted in Prague

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock The Selection Panel of the PACE Václav Havel Human Rights Prize will meet on Tuesday 28 August in Prague to determine a shortlist of three nominees from among the candidatures received. More

Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2018: call for nominations

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, in partnership with the Vaclav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation, has today issued a call for nominations for the 2018 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize. More

War Childhood Museum, Sarajevo, wins 2018 Museum Prize

The 2018 Council of Europe Museum Prize has been awarded to the War Childhood Museum, Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina). The museum was selected by the PACE Culture Committee at a meeting in Budapest today. More