Hilton Humanitarian Prize

1999 Prize Event

AMREF

September 28, 1999 Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson helped present AMREF with the 1999 Hilton Humanitarian Prize at a luncheon ceremony at The Waldorf Astoria.

September 28, 1999 – Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City.

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson helped present AMREF with the 1999 Hilton Humanitarian Prize at a luncheon ceremony at The Waldorf Astoria.

Humanitarian Crises…Preventive Measures Through Human Rights

September 28, 1999 – New York City.

1999 Hilton Humanitarian Prize Symposium

The Hilton Humanitarian Symposium discussed the links between human rights issues and humanitarian responses and provided a forum where participants could examine and challenge the traditional tendency to view human rights and humanitarianism separately.

Symposium Materials

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2017

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2016

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2015

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