European Union External Action

Announcement: Chaillot Prize 2019

25/02/2019 - 10:44
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The Prize honours local civil society organisations, public or private institutions, as well as individuals for their efforts in promoting general awareness of human rights and the rights of vulnerable groups in the GCC region.

In 2019, the Chaillot Prize will be awarded to applicants from Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia or the UAE for ongoing actions, campaigns or projects, as well as for lifetime achievements.

The deadline for submitting applications for this year's edition is 30th of April 2019. The Prize Winner will be determined by the Chaillot Prize Jury. An awarding ceremony will be organised by the European Union Delegation in Riyadh (or the Delegations in Abu Dhabi or in Kuwait, as appropriate).

Interested candidates are invited to refer to the Award Rules and Procedures and the Application Form.

For questions and clarifications, applicants may call on + 966 11 4827057 or write to DELEGATION-SAUDI-ARABIA-HUMAN-RIGHTS@eeas.europa.eu