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06 December 2018
2018 Human Rights Awards


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In honor of the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, UNA-NCA will recognize individuals and organizations working to improve human rights in their communities and around the world.


Thursday, December 6, 2018
Reception at 5:15 pm
Program runs from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
National Education Association, 1201 16th St. NW, Washington DC, 20036

This year's honorees are:

Adama Dieng,
UN Special Advisor for the Prevention of Genocide

Louis B. Sohn Human Rights Award 

Ambassador Robert R. King, 
Former U.S. Special Envoy for Human Rights in North Korea

 F. Allen "Tex" Harris Diplomacy Award  

Karen Mulhauser
UNA-NCA Past President and UNA-USA Past National Council Chair

Perdita Huston Human Rights Award 

Empower DC
UNA-NCA Community Human Rights Award 

Regular Admission Tickets

Young Professional/Student Member: $50
Non-Member Young Professional/Student*: $70 

Member: $70
Non-Member*: $90 
*Non-member tickets include UNA-NCA membership

*Students under the age of 25 are eligible for free UNA-NCA membership
**Non-member tickets include UNA-NCA membership

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