Posts Tagged ‘Weimar Award’

Philippines anti-mining nun wins German human rights award

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

A nun from the Philippines known for her anti-mining advocacy is to receive a German human rights award. Sr Stella Matutina is this year’s recipient of the Weimar Award for Human Rights. The Benedictine nun will receive 2,500 euros [US$2,730], which she said will help support the advocacy of her organisation. She is secretary-general of the Read more