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June 11, 2018

Nominations Now Open For $1.1 Million 2019 Aurora Prize For Awakening Humanity

The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative is calling for nominations for inspiring humanitarians who go to extreme lengths to save the lives of others for the fourth annual Aurora Prize

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June 10, 2018

2018 Aurora Prize Laureate Kyaw Hla Aung’s Name Added To The Chronicles Of Aurora

Lawyer and activist was recognized for his dedication to fighting for human rights for the Rohingya people in Myanmar

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June 10, 2018

$1.1 Million Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity Awarded to Rohingya Human Rights Defender Kyaw Hla Aung

The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative honors the esteemed lawyer for his personal sacrifice fighting injustice and advocating for the Rohingya people in Myanmar

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June 09, 2018

Humanitarian Leaders Convene at the Annual Aurora Dialogues Yerevan to Discuss Solutions to the World’s Major Humanitarian Challenges

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June 05, 2018

2018 Aurora Events

The Third Aurora Prize and the Accompanying Weekend of Activities Will Start on June 8, 2018 in Yerevan.

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June 01, 2018

Doctor Tom Catena will be featured on a postage stamp

New Armenian postage stamp will feature 2017 Aurora Prize Laureate

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May 30, 2018

Tom Catena to Visit Armenia

2017 Aurora Prize Laureate Doctor Tom Catena will arrive in Yerevan on May 31.

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May 26, 2018

UWC Dilijan Graduation of 2018: Third Generation of College Leavers Start New Journey of Adulthood

While this was the third UWC Dilijan graduation, it was the first to be graced by Nikol Pashinyan, Prime Minister of Armenia.

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May 16, 2018

Manuals Developed for Hospitality Industry SMEs and Sub-Grant Program Presented in Dilijan

Three manuals were developed and published within the framework of the Dilijan and Adjacent Communities Development Initiative project

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May 10, 2018

New Global Study Reveals Increased Fear of War and Crisis Overload

Aurora Humanitarian Index shows most are misinformed on the scale of the refugee crisis and plight of women and children largely ignored. However, confidence in world leaders and NGOs to address the crisis increases

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