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Asma Jahangir

Pakistani human rights activist Asma Jahangir receives the Right Livelihood Award from Jakob von Uexkull during the Right Livelihood Award ceremony at the Swedish Parliament, in Stockholm. Jahangir receives the award '...for defending, protecting and promoting human rights in Pakistan and more widely, often in very difficult and complex situations and at great personal risk.'

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Human rights advocate Asma Jahangir

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