2022 GLOBAL FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION PRIZES: NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN!

Recognize a Significant Legal Ruling or Excellence in Legal Services which advance a global understanding of freedom of expression and nominate here or learn more about the prizes.

Global Freedom of Expression

25 April

Global Freedom of Expression Award Ceremony

  • 6:15pm-9:00pm Eastern Standard
  • Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    535 West 116th Street (between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue)
    New York, NY 10027
    USA

The third biennial presentation of the Columbia Global Freedom of Expression Prizes will  be awarded on April 25th 2018 by President Lee C. Bollinger, Columbia University in the City of New York and Dr. Agnès Callamard, Director, Columbia Global Freedom of Expression; and Special Adviser to the President, Columbia University in the City of New York.

The prizes recognize judicial decisions and legal representation around the world that strengthen freedom of expression by promoting international legal norms.

Keynote address by Bassem YoussefEgyptian Satirist. 

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For more information, please contact
cuevents@columbia.edu.