Hillary Clinton Award

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The Hillary Rodham Clinton awards are bestowed annually for exceptional leadership in recognizing the important role of women in creating a more peaceful and secure world.

headshot of Human rights activist Nadia Murad Basee Taha
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Nadia Murad

In 2014, the Islamic State attacked Nadia’s village in Iraq’s Sinjar region. That day, she witnessed the murders of her…

head shot of Wai Wai
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Wai Wai Nu

Wai Wai was among thousands of political prisoners detained by Myanmar’s former military regime. Following the sentencing of her father,…

Hillary Clinton hugs Jineth Bedoya
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Jineth Bedoya

Jineth Bedoya is a courageous journalist who has played an instrumental role in representing the voices of victims during the…

Hillary Clinton shakes hands with Elena Ambrosi
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Elena Ambrosi

She has been involved in the Colombian peace process from its very beginnings, and was one of three female witnesses…

Bangura and DeGioia
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Zainab Bangura

Zainab Bangura is a politician and social activist who previously served as Foreign Minister and as the Minister for Sanitation and Health…