Human Rights

Shirin Ebadi - 2004

16 Oct 2004

Nobel Prize winning Iranian political activist, lawyer, human rights activist and founder of Defenders of Human Rights Center in Iran.

Queen Noor of Jordan - 2002

23 May 2002

American-born architect, queen dowager of Jordan as the widow of King Hussein and philanthropist on behalf of children.

Bernard Kouchner - 1996

4 Nov 1996

French politician, diplomat and doctor, who co-founded the Nobel peace prize-winning Médecins Sans Frontières.

Catherine Bertini - 1995

17 Oct 1995

American leader of international organization reform, best known for her leadership at the World Food Programme.

Barbara Ward - 1955

24 Oct 1955

A renowned British economist who helped to define and establish the concept of sustainable development.

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