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  • The Alice Zachmann Human Rights Defenders Award
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: October 28, 2014 - 8:30 PM
    Location: St. Stephen’s Church, Washington, DC
    Description: This event is a reception honoring the recipients of GHRC´s 2014 Human Rights Defenders Award — The Guatemalan Human Rights Law Firm. GHRC selected the Human Rights Law Firm for its unparalleled defense and promotion of human rights through its work accompanying victims and challenging injustice.

    The event will include remarks from the Firm’s founder, Attorney Edgar Pérez, who helped prosecute former Head of State Ríos Montt for genocide as well as other emblematic cases from Guatemala’s internal armed conflict.

    This event is free and open to the public. However, donations will be accepted at the door or can be made online.

    Doors will open at 6:00pm; the event starts at 7:00pm.

Guatemala Human Rights Commission/USA


In the USA:
3321 12th St., NE
Washington, DC 20017

Phone: (202) 529-6599



In Guatemala:
1 Calle 7-45 zona 1, Oficina 2-b
Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala, C.A.


Phone: 4991-7780, 2254-5840



Email: ghrc-usa@ghrc-usa.org

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