Hilton Humanitarian Prize

2007 Prize Event

Tostan

September 12, 2007 Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City

On September 12, 2007, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon helped present Tostan with the 2007 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize at a private dinner ceremony at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City.

September 12, 2007 – Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City.

On September 12, 2007, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon helped present Tostan with the 2007 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize at a private dinner ceremony at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City.

Keynote speech, Ban Ki-moon

Acceptance speech, Molly Melching

Tostan video

The Changing Face of Philanthropy: Evolution or Revolution?

September 12, 2007 – New York City.

Speakers at the ninth Humanitarian Symposium reflected on the changing face of philanthropy; whether it is the result of evolution or revolution; and where it is taking humanitarian activity.

Symposium Materials

Past Laureates

2017

icddr,b

Committed to solving key public health problems facing the world’s most vulnerable through innovative scientific research since 1960.

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2016

The Task Force for Global Health

Driven by a commitment to health equity, The Task Force uses collaboration to address large-scale health problems that affect populations in 151 countries.

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2015

Landesa

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

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