The AWARD CEREMONY will be attended by diplomats, UN officials, and other stakeholders representing NGOs, foundations, multinationals, as well as public and private sector organizations. A discussion moderated by Heba Aly, director of the news agency The New Humanitarian, will take place, during which the six activists will advocate for their causes and exchange views with one another. Interpretation in English, French, Arabic and Portuguese will be provided.
Each activist will then receive an award specially handcrafted for the awardee by Geneva artist and designer Philippe Cramer.
The day will conclude with a reception at hotel InterContinental where the young women activists, officials, guests and partners will be able to meet and network.
Date: Tuesday 10 December 2019
Schedule: 4.30 am to 6.00 pm Award Ceremony / 6.30 am to 7.30 pm Reception at InterContinental
Location: Award Ceremony at the Human Rights and Alliance of Civilizations Room (room XX), Building E, Palais des Nations.
Geneva Reception at the InterContinental hotel, ch. du Petit-Saconnex 7, Geneva. Shuttles will be made available for guests to go from the Palais des Nations to the reception at the InterContinenta