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Shulamit AloniProfessor of Law, former Israeli Minister of
Education and Chairperson of the Civil Right Movement.
Nobel Peace Laureate, former President of Costa Rica.
Chair, Human Rights Section at the Palestinian Authority. Professor of
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Canada.
Former European Commissioner, i.a. responsible for the European Community
Nobel Peace Laureate, former President of the United States.
Regional Coordinator of the Latin American and Caribbean Committee for
the Defense of Women's Rights, Professor of Law.
Former United Nations Special Rapporteur on
Violence. Director of the International
Centre for Ethnic Studies in Colombo
Chairperson, National Commission of Human Rights of Sri Lanka.
Virginia DandanChair, United Nations Committee for Economic,
Social and Cultural Rights.
Nobel Peace Laureate. Professor of Law.
Sonia GandhiPresident Indian National Congress.
Chairperson National Advisory Council, Government of India.
Justice Richard Goldstone of the United Nations
War Crimes Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda.
Retired Justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa. Former Chief
Thomas Hammerberg Former
Swedish Ambassador for Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.
Secretary General, The Olof Palme International Center.
Former President of Czechoslovakia and of the Czech Republic.
Executive Director, OXFAM International.
Kamal Hossain Former
United Nations Special Rapporteur on Afghanistan.
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bangladesh.
Secretary General, Amnesty International
Shulamith Koenig Founding
President PDHRE, People’s Movement for Human Rights Learning
2003 UN Human Rights Award,
Founder of "Doctors without Borders". Former
Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General in Kosovo.
Former Deputy Secretary-General of the Council of Europe. Special
Representative of the UN Secretary General for Human Rights in Cambodia.
François-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of Health and Human Rights, Harvard
Vice President, International Center for Transitional Justice. Former
Secretary General of Amnesty International.
Olara OtunnuSpecial representative of the
General Secretary of the UN for Children and Armed Conflict.
Javier Pérez de Cuéllar
Fifth United Nations Secretary General.
Nobel Peace Laureate
President, InterAmerican Institute of Human Rights.
Mary Robinson Former
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
Former President of Ireland.
Adama Samassekou Former
Minister of Education, Mali.
President, African Regional Institute for Human Rights Education.
Former President of Portugal
Danilo Turk Former
Member of the Human Rights Committee.
United Nations Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs.
The Most Reverend Desmond M. Tutu
Nobel Peace Laureate
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