Pursuit of war criminals

A STORY OF COURAGE AND PERSEVERANCE

Laureate Freedom from Fear Award 2000

Louise Arbour Laureate Freedom from Fear Award 2000

She took her law degrees and worked for various courts. From 1996 she acted as chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and for Rwanda in The Hague. For her relentless pursuit of war criminals to ensure the protection of human rights and chances for enduring peace.