Hilton Humanitarian Prize

2002 Prize Event

SOS Children's Villages

October 14, 2002 Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City

Dr. Oscar Arias delivered the keynote address at the luncheon ceremony at The Waldorf Astoria honoring SOS Children's Villages.

October 14, 2002 – Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City.

Dr. Oscar Arias delivered the keynote address at the luncheon ceremony at The Waldorf Astoria honoring SOS Children’s Villages.

Introduction speech, Sarah, Duchess of York

Acceptance speech, Helmut Kutin

SOS Children’s Villages video

Social Justice: Bridging the Global Gap Between Rich and Poor

October 14, 2002 – New York City.

2002 Hilton Humanitarian Prize Symposium

Speakers at the Hilton Humanitarian Symposium explored ways that humanitarian efforts and the political and economic policies behind them can help people benefit from globalization and serve to narrow the gap between rich and poor.

Symposium Materials

Past Laureates

2015

Landesa

Partnering with governments to help provide secure land rights to an estimated 115 million families since 1967.

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2014

Fountain House/Clubhouse International

Dedicated to the recovery of men and women with mental illness by providing opportunities for members to live, work, and learn, while contributing their talents through a community of mutual support.

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2013

ECPAT International

ECPAT is the only leading global network exclusively dedicated to ending child prostitution, child pornography and the trafficking of children for sexual purposes.

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