A world prize goes to Ghada Shahbandar

June 23rd, 2011 by Editor

The human rights’ activist Ghada Shahbandar, board member of the Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) has been given the James Lawson award from the International Center for Nonviolent Conflict, on June 22, 2011. The award went to the human rights activist as a token for her significant role in defending the principals of human rights within peaceful and nonviolent ways. Following the ceremony, Ghada stated that the award is not only for her, but also for all the families that were in Tahrir Square. James Lawson was one of the most important leaders of the civil rights’ movements in USA before more than 50 years.    

 



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