|January 16, 2006
CAW Nelson Mandela Human Rights Award
|The nomination deadline for the CAW Nelson Mandela Human Rights Award is fast approaching. The award is presented every three
years at the CAW Constitutional Convention to an individual or to a non-governmental organization for exceptional achievement in the
promotion of human rights.
The first award was presented to Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma. The second award went to Craig Keilburger for his work with the “Free
the Children” organization.
The next award will be made at the CAW Constitutional Convention scheduled for August of 2006 in Vancouver. The nomination
deadline is March 1.
For more information, contact the CAW Human Rights Department at:
205 Placer Court
Toronto, Ontario M2H 3H9
or call: 416-497-4110, ext. 762; or fax: 416-495-6552
You can also visit the CAW website at: www.caw.ca
Source: CAW NewsNow