Human Rights Tulip

The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and HiiL are proud to present: the Human Rights Tulip for human rights defenders who promote and support human rights in innovative ways. Individuals and organisations can win global recognition and support to further develop and scale up their innovation for a total value of € 100,000. 

They will be trained and coached by HiiL and can tap into the networks, best practices, and knowledge of the global innovating justice community developed by HiiL over the years. The Human Rights Tulip aims to raise awareness of the importance of human rights in the Netherlands and abroad. HiiL and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs are looking for entrepreneurial initiatives and novel ideas that can produce concrete results in this area. The winner will be announced on December 11, 2013.

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