Hillary Clinton Award


The Hillary Rodham Clinton awards are bestowed annually for exceptional leadership in promoting women’s rights and creating a more peaceful and secure world for all. Secretary Clinton has presented the awards since 2014 at Georgetown University. 

Guo Jianmei

Guo Jianmei is a Chinese lawyer and human rights activist. As China’s first public interest lawyer working full-time in legal…

Palwasha Hassan

Palwasha Hassan is the director of the Afghan Women’s Educational Center and founding member of the Afghan Women’s Network. She…

Rosa Anaya headshot
Rosa Anaya

Rosa Anaya has been an advocate for peace in El Salvador for 20 years, working to change the lives of…

headshot of Human rights activist Nadia Murad Basee Taha
Nadia Murad

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

head shot of Wai Wai Nu
Wai Wai Nu

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