The Award criteria is mentioned below:
- The winners are selected having regard to the field actions they have carried out and the projects they intend to develop.
- These must be part of a logic of effective protection and promotion of human rights, as well as in the spirit of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the World Conference on Human Rights.
- At the end of a careful and rigorous examination, the jury appoints five laureates, who receive funds from the French Government intended for the realization of their respective projects.
- Since 2000, five other candidates have been awarded a “special mention” which, although not financially endowed, attests to the quality and seriousness of the project concerned.
The deadline for submitting the applications is 17-Oct-21.