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Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2017: 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 2017 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize. More

Václav Havel Human Rights Prize 2016 awarded to Nadia Murad

The fourth Václav Havel Human Rights Prize – which honours outstanding civil society action in defence of human rights – has been awarded to Yazidi human rights activist Nadia Murad. More

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

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock The Selection Panel of the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize, chaired by Pedro Agramunt, will meet on 30 August in Prague to determine a shortlist of three nominees. More

Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize: two extra months to submit nominations

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock The deadline for the submission of nominations for the Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize 2016, has been extended by two months. The new deadline has been fixed on 30 June 2016, instead of the original deadline of 30 April. More

Europe Prize: an extra week to submit your candidatures

The deadline for Mayors to submit candidatures for the Europe Prize – a series of awards sponsored by PACE which honour towns and cities for upholding the European ideal – has been extended by a week More

Call for nominations for the 2016 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize

Vaclav Havel © Shutterstock The Parliamentary Assembly has issued a call for nominations for the 2016 Václav Havel Human Rights Prize, which will be awarded for the fourth consecutive year on 10 October next in Strasbourg. More