Tag: Sakharov Prize

Slain council woman, 2 other Brazilians listed for Sakharov Prize

Marielle Franco, a Brazilian politician, feminist, and human rights activist, who was assassinated on 14 March 2018 is among three Brazilians listed...

Watch: Oleg Sentsov awarded 2018 Sakharov Prize

The 2018 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought was awarded to Ukrainian filmmaker and writer Oleg Sentsov in Strasbourg.Mr Sentsov was not in the...

Exhibition celebrates 30 years of the Sakharov Prize

The exhibition ‘Jiddefendu l-Libertajiet Tagħna’ ('They Defend Our Freedoms') was recently launched to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Andrei Sakharov Prize for Freedom...

Photo exhibition marks 30 years of the Sakharov Prize

‘They Defend our Freedoms - 30 years of the Sakharov prize’ is a documentary project profiling four human rights activists from Bosnia and Herzegovina,...

EU parliament awards prize to Ukrainian filmmaker jailed in Russia

The European Parliament awarded its annual Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought on Thursday to Oleg Sentsov, a Ukrainian film-maker jailed in Russia.EU lawmakers...