11 Nov

Crisis Group Award Dinner 2011

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We invite you to join us for an evening with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton honoring four women who have dedicated their lives to promoting peaceful, just and open societies in some of the world’s most conflict-affected regions.

Sihem Bensedrine 
Chief Editor, Radio Kalima, Tunisia

Shukri Ismail 
Chairperson, CandeLight, Somaliland

Claudia Paz y Paz Bailey 
Attorney General, Guatemala

Sima Samar 
Chairperson, Independent Human Rights Commission, Afghanistan

In memory of its late co-founder, Stephen J. Solarz, Crisis Group will present these honorees with the Stephen J. Solarz Award for Commitment to Peace, Justice and Security.

Event Details

DateFriday, 16th December, 2011Program6.00pm VIP Reception, 6.30pm General Reception, 7.30pm DinnerLocationPier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, West 23rd Street and the Hudson River, New York City

Black Tie Optional. Reservations are limited.

Master of 

Wolf Blitzer - Anchor, The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, CNNEntertainment:Sarah McLachlanEvent Chairs:Frank Giustra
Rita E. Hauser
Marc Lasry
Mark Malloch-BrownHonorary 

Michelle Bachelet
Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director, UN Women

Gro Harlem Brundtland
Former Prime Minister of Norway

Colin L. Powell
Former U.S. Secretary of State


To purchase tickets via check or credit card, please download this response card.

To purchase tickets online, use our online donation form. Please note the ticket or table level you are interested in buying in the event contributions box.

Please contact Kate Carey at +1 212 813 0820 or kcarey@crisisgroup.org for more information.

All reservations will be held at the door. Advance purchase required.


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