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Annual Global Human Rights Defender Award Recipients Announced

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON FEBRUARY 1, 2023 Today, the Department of State announced the winners of the annual Global Human Rights Defender Awards.  Protecting and supporting human rights defenders remains a key U.S. foreign policy priority as they are integral to democracy, access to justice, a vibrant civil society, economic prosperity, and environmental sustainability. As we celebrate ...
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