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Edward Snowden (USA) and Alan Rusbridger (UK) receive a joint Honorary Award. Three more awards go to Asma Jahangir (Pakistan), Basil Fernando / Asian Human Rights Commission (Hong Kong, China), and Bill McKibben / 350.org (USA).
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From the left: Edward Snowden, Alan Rusbridger, Bill McKibben.
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Bill McKibben is one of the world’s leading environmentalists. He has been an influential author and educator for 30 years, and his 1989 book...
Basil Fernando is a leading Asian human rights defender. In a career spanning three decades, he has been pivotal in linking ordinary citizens striving for human rights principles...read more
Alan Rusbridger is a British journalist, author and editor of the Guardian, who has been setting benchmarks in journalism for many years...
Edward Snowden is an American technologist, and former CIA officer and NSA contractor. When he discovered classified evidence...read more