34 human rights defenders

The Rafto Foundation has presented the Rafto Prize to these men and women, and supports them in their work to promote human rights:

The Rafto Prize 2020

This year the Rafto Prize events will be livestreamed and we hope you can join us in the celebration!

The Rafto Prize

Protecting human rights during covid-19

Coronavirus has changed everyday life around the world. The pandemic especially puts the human rights activists fight for human rights under pressure. Here you can follow the latest developments from around the world.

News and events