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HONOURS and AWARDS OF DAW AUNG SAN SUU KYI

May 30, 2009
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Year

Award/Honor

Institution/Place

 1.  

1990 Honorary Fellow St Hugh’s College, Oxford, UK

2. 

1990 Rafto Prize Thorolf Rafto Foundation, Norway

3.

1991 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought European Parliament

4.

1991 Nobel Peace Prize Nobel Foundation, Norway

5.

1991 Honorary Member International PEN – Norwegian Center

6.

1991 Humanities Human Rights Award US

7.

1991 Honorary Member PEN, Canada

8.

1992 Marisa Bellisario Prize Marisa Bellisario Foundation, Italy

9.

1992 Annual Award International Human Rights Law Group, USA

10.

1992 Honorary President London School of Economics Students’ Union, UK

12.

1992 Honorary Member PEN, UK

13.

1992 Honorary Life Member University of London Union, UK

14.

1992 Honorary Professional Fellowship Law and Society Trust, Sri Lanka

15.

1992 International Simon Bolivar Prize UNESCO

16.

1992 Prix Litteraire des Droits de l’Homme Nouveaux Droits de l’Homme, France

17.

1992 Honorary Member World Commission on Culture and Development – UNESCO

18.

1993 Member Academie Universelle des Cultures, France

19.

1993 Rose Prize Labor Movement’s International Forum, Denmark

20.

1993 Victor Jara International Human Rights Award Center for Human Rights and Constitutional Law, US

20.   

1993 Member of the Advisory Board Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, US

21.   

1993 Honorary Doctorate of Law University of Toronto, Canada

22.   

1993 Freedom of the City City of Giugliano, Italy

23.   

1993 Bremen Solidarity Prize City of Bremen, Germany

24.   

1993 Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding India

25.   

1993 Premio Mujer Progresista Federacion Mujeres Progresistas, Spain

26.   

1994 Honorary Doctorate Free University of Brussels, Belgium

27.   

1994 Honorary Advisor Forum of Democratic Leaders in the Asia-Pacific

28.   

1995 Freedom of the City City of Aversa, Italy

29.   

1995 Prize for Freedom Liberal International

30.   

1995 Honorary Doctorate of Laws Queen’s University, Canada

31.   

1995 Thakore Visiting Scholar Award Simon Fraser University, Canada

32.   

1995 Honorary Doctorate of Civil Law University of Oxford, UK

33.   

1995 IRC Freedom Award International Rescue Committee

34.   

1996 Order of Australia Australia

35.   

1996 Asia Human Rights Award Federation of Human Rights of Asia, Japan

36.   

1996 W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award National Democratic Institute, US

37.   

1996 Rajiv Gandhi Memorial Award Art and Culture Foundation, India

38.   

1996 Empty Chair Award Women of the Year Lunch, UK

39.   

1997 Honorary Doctorate of Legal Sciences Charles University, Czech Republic

40.   

1997 Honorary Doctorate of Letters Sydney University of Technology, Australia

41.   

1997 Honorary Doctorate of Letters California Chapman University, USA

42.   

1997 Honorary Doctorate of Law University of Natal, South Africa

43.   

1997 Honorary Doctorate of Law American University, US

44.   

1997 Distinguished Alumni Award Delhi University, India

45.   

1997 Honorary Citizenship City of Rome, Italy

46.   

1997 Honorary Doctorate of Letters Glasgow University, UK

47.   

1997 Woman of the Year Award Pearl S. Buck Foundation, US

48.   

1997 International Award St. Angela’s Peace and Justice Group, Republic of Ireland

49.   

1997 Profiles in Courage Award Kennedy Society of Denmark, Denmark

50.   

1998 Honorary Doctorate of Law Cambridge University, UK

   51.      

1998 Freedom of the City Oxford, UK

52.   

1998 Honorary Doctorate of Laws University of Wales, UK

53.   

1998 Honorary Doctorate of Laws University of Bristol, UK

54.   

1998 Honorary Doctorate of Laws University of Melbourne, Australia

55.   

1998 Honorary Degree Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium

56.   

1998 Honorary Degree University of Bath, UK

57.   

1999 Honorary Degree Bucknell University, US

58.   

1999 Freedom Award International Republican Institute, US

59.   

1999 Freedom of the City of Dublin City of Dublin, Republic of Ireland

60.   

2000 CAW Nelson Mandela Human Rights Award Canadian Auto Workers, Canada

61.   

2000 Presidential Medal of Freedom US

62.   

2001 Collage United Nations Award Richard Hillinger, Germany

63.   

2001 International Social Welfare Prize University of Southern California, US

64.   

2002 UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence UNESCO

65.   

2002 Al Neuharth Free Spirit of the Year Award Freedom Forum, US

66.   

2003 MTV Humanitarian Award MTV Europe, UK

67.   

2004 Gwangju Human Rights Award May 18 Memory Foundation, South Korea

68.   

2004 Honorary Doctorate of Laws Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

69.   

2004 Honorary Doctorate in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics Rangsit University, Thailand

70.   

2005 Outstanding Women in Buddhism Award Outstanding Women in Buddhism Award Committee

71.   

2005 Honorary Doctorate in Political Science Thammasat University, Thailand

72.   

2005 Freedom of the City City of Edinburgh, UK

73.   

2005 Freedom of the City Galway, Republic of Ireland

74.   

2005 Honorary Membership UNISON, UK

75.   

2005 Olof Palme Prize Olof Palme Foundation, Sweden

76.   

2006 Freedom from Fear Award Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute, US

77.   

2007 Netaji Subhas Award Netaji Subhas Foundation, India

78.   

2007 Honorary Doctorate of Law University of Cape Town, South Africa

79.   

2007 Freedom of the City City of Glasgow, UK

80.   

2007 Honorary citizenship Canada

81.  

2007 Rome for Peace and Humanitarian Action City of Rome, Italy

82.   

2008 Abogados de Atocha Prize Abogados de Atocha Foundation, Spain

83.   

2008 Honorary Doctorate of Letters Colgate University, US

84.   

2008 Congressional Gold Medal US

85.   

2008 Freedom of Dundee City of Dundee, UK

86.   

2008 Catalonia International Prize Generalitat de Catalunya, Spain

87.   

2008 Honorary Membership Club of Madrid, Spain

88.   

2009 Trumpet of Conscience Award Realizing the Dream, US

89.   

2009 Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Peace and Justice Mahatma Gandhi Foundation, South Africa
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