Women's Human Rights Activities Award

The Japan-based Women's Fund for Peace and Human Rights, winner of the 2007 Pax Christi International Peace Award for their initiative on Women's Active Museum on War and Peace, is currently launching the Women's Human Rights Activities Award (Yayori Award) 2013. The Yayori Award focuses on women activists, journalists, and artists who work at the grassroots level with socially marginalised peoples throughout Asia in order to create a 21st century free from war and discrimination against women. Nominations can be submitted until 25 August. Further details can be found here.