The Alternative Information Center (AIC) will receive the 2012 Human Rights Prize of the French Republic today, Monday 10 December at 18.00. The ceremony will take place at the French Ministry of Justice in Place VendĂ´me, Paris.Official guests of the AIC at the award ceremony include Hailal Sahom, Palestinian Ambassador to France and Elias Sanbar, the Palestinian Ambassador to UNESCO.
AIC co-founder Michel Warschawski (above) giving a political briefing to an international delegation (Photo: SergioYahni, AIC)
The AIC invites all activists for justice throughout the world to join us in celebrating this achievement. As Michel Warschawski, co-founder of the organisation and AIC representative at today's ceremony writes, "all of my friends and comrades in Palestine and throughout the world will be with me in my heartâ€™s clandestine award ceremony, which everyone can attend."