Magnitsky Awards 2017
Winners and Presenters

Winners

Nikolai Gorokhov

LAWYER

Award Winner

Outstanding Contribution to Human Rights Law

Vladimir Kara-Murza

DEMOCRACY ACTIVIST AND CHAIRMAN OF THE BORIS NEMTSOV FOUNDATION FOR FREEDOM

Award Winner

Outstanding Russian Opposition Activist

Dominic Raab

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS AND FIRST SECRETARY OF STATE

Award Winner

Outstanding Campaigning Politician

Valery Borshchev

RUSSIAN HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST AND CO-CHAIR OF THE MOSCOW HELSINKI GROUP

Award Winner

Outstanding  Human Rights Activist

Marcus Kolga

WRITER, FILMMAKER AND HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST

Award Winner

Outstanding Contribution to the Global Magnitsky Campaign

Khadija Ismayilova

AZERBAIJANI INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALIST AND RADIO HOST

Award Winner

Outstanding Investigative Journalist

Presenters

Geoffrey Robertson QC

QUEEN’S COUNSEL

Award Presenter

Outstanding Contribution to Human Rights Law

Mikhail Khodorkovsky

FOUNDER, OPEN RUSSIA FOUNDATION

Award Presenter

Outstanding Russian Opposition Activist

Helena Kennedy QC

LAWYER

Award Presenter

Outstanding Campaigning Politician

Thor Halvorssen

PRESIDENT, HUMAN RIGHTS FOUNDATION

Award Presenter

Outstanding  Human Rights Activist

James Bezan

MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT

Award Presenter

Outstanding Contribution to the Global Magnitsky Campaign

Bjørn Engesland

SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE NORWEGIAN HELSINKI COMMITTEE

Award Presenter

Outstanding Investigative Journalist