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Illustration of 2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureate Waleed Abu Al-Khair. Illustration by: Anna Albert

#FreeWaleed: 5 years on from his sentencing, join us in calling for the release of Saudi prisoner of conscience Waleed Abu al-Khair

( 05/07/2019 )

Fabiana Leibl, Right Livelihood Foundation's Head of Protection and Advocacy, speaking at the 41st HRC

Egypt must lift the travel ban imposed on Ms Hassan

( 03/07/2019 )

Fabiana Leibl, Right Livelihood Foundation's Head of Protection and Advocacy, speaking at the 41st HRC

Russia must stop repressing fundamental freedoms

( 02/07/2019 )

Global Campus of Human Rights Partnership

The Global Campus of Human Rights enters into new educational partnership with the Right Livelihood Foundation

( 05/06/2019 )

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Mukwege Foundation Impacts UN Human Rights Review of Democratic Republic of the Congo

( 21/05/2019 )

Murder of indigenous leader Sergio Rojas

40 Right Livelihood Award Laureates demand that the government of Costa Rica address the murder of indigenous leader Sergio Rojas

( 14/05/2019 )

2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureates Abdullah Al-Hamid, Waleed Abu Al-Khair and Mohammad Fahad Al-Qahtani. Photo Credit: CC BY-SA 3.0/Ahmed al-Osaimi (Blurred from Original)

Five Years since Saudi Right Livelihood Award Laureate was Imprisoned

( 15/04/2019 )

Credit: Dmitry Borko/Memorial HRC

Farcical trial in Chechnya – Oyub Titiev sentenced to four years in prison

( 18/03/2019 )

Photo: Wolfgang Schmidt

2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureate Runs for President in Guatemala

( 14/03/2019 )

Credit: Dmitry Borko/Memorial HRC

Chechnya must acquit Mr Oyub Titiev of the fabricated criminal charges

( 13/03/2019 )

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Nominations Open: Propose a Candidate for the 40th Right Livelihood Award

( 22/01/2019 )

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‘Alternative Nobel’ Khadija Ismayilova joins hunger strike to free political prisoners in Azerbaijan

( 16/01/2019 )

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Khadija Ismayilova wins case against Azerbaijan

( 11/01/2019 )

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The government of Guatemala must be held accountable for the safety of a hundred members of CICIG

( 09/01/2019 )

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Responsabilizan al gobierno de Guatemala por la seguridad de un centenar de miembros de la CICIG

( 08/01/2019 )

Right Livelihood Award Laureates 2018. Photo: Wolfgang Schmidt

2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureates Honoured Today

( 23/11/2018 )

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Åse Henell går till Right Livelihood-stiftelsen

( 13/11/2018 )

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2018 Right Livelihood Awards to be Presented in Stockholm 23 November

( 13/11/2018 )

Photo: Raul Montenegro/Right Livelihood Award Foundation

Jair Bolsonaro accuses Right Livelihood Award Laureate of terrorist acts

( 23/10/2018 )

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20th anniversary of the arrest of dictator Augusto Pinochet

( 16/10/2018 )