UIA – Human Rights Prize 2015 to Waleed Abu Al-Khair

UIAThe UIA is proud to announce that the 20th Ludovic-Trarieux Human Rights Prize 2015 has been awarded to Waleed Abu Al-Khair.

Waleed is a human rights lawyer in Saudi Arabia, sentenced to 15 years in prison by his government. He defended Raif Badawi in court and is married to Raif’s sister, Samar Badawi.

The International Association of Lawyers (UIA – Union Internationale des Avocats) brings together over 2, 000 individual members and 200 bar, federation and association members, from more than 110 countries more detials


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