Human Security Award 2018

Featuring NASA astronaut Steve L. Smith Embark: One World, Endless Destinations June 6, 2018 Irvine Barclay Theatre 5:00 p.m. Doors Open 5:30 p.m. Program 7:00 p.m. Reception Human Security Award presented as part of the 25th Anniversary Celebration for the School of Social Ecology Join us to commemorate Social Ecology’s […]

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The Human Security Award is presented annually to an individual or group whose actions have made a dramatic difference in helping protect and empower the world’s most vulnerable groups and communities.

PAST RECIPIENTS

2017 Human Security Award – Matthew Desmond

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City Dr. Matthew Desmond is an author, researcher, and recipient of the 12th Annual Human Security Award (presented […]

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2015 Human Security Award – James Orbinski

Imperfect Offering: Humanitarian Action in the 21st Century Dr. James Orbinski, former international president of Doctors Without Borders, is the recipient of the 2015 Human […]

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2014 Human Security Award – Ken Rutherford

Advocacy for Landmine Survivors Ken Rutherford, 1997 Nobel Peace Prize co-recipient and co-founder of the Landmine Survivors Network, was presented with the 2014 Human Security […]

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2013 Human Security Award – Chris Jordan

Art for Environmental Change Chris Jordan, an internationally acclaimed artist and cultural activist based in Seattle, USA, was honored with the 2013 Human Security Award on […]

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2012 Human Security Award – Jessica Jackley

“Empowering Entrepreneurs through Connected Capital” A keynote address by Jessica Jackley, Venture Partner with Collaborative Fund, Founder and CEO of ProFounder, co-founder of Kiva, and […]

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2011 Human Security Award – Alexandra Cousteau

“Water Crisis… Tool for Diplomacy and Platform for Progress” Featuring a keynote address by Alexandra Cousteau, Founder of Blue Legacy and recipient of the 2011 […]

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2009 Human Security Award – Mark Johnson and Whitney Burditt

“Playing for Change” Featuring a keynote address by Mark Johnson and Whitney Kroenke Burditt, founders of Playing for Change and recipients of the 2009 Human […]

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2008 Human Security Award – Invisible Children

“We Live in Dramatic Times” Featuring a keynote address by Jason Russell, Bobby Bailey and Laren Poole, Founders of Invisible Children Inc. and recipients of […]

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2007 Human Security Award – David Bornstein

“How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas” Featuring a keynote address by David Bornstein, writer and recipient of the […]

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2006 Human Security Award – LGen. Romeo A. Dallaire

“Human Rights in a Complex World” Featuring a keynote address by Lieutenant-General the Honourable Romeo A. Dallaire, retired, the 2006 Human Security Award recipient (presented […]

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2005 Human Security Award – Zainab Salbi

“Strong Women, Strong Nations” Featuring a keynote address by Zainab Salbi, founder and CEO of Women for Women International and recipient of the 2005 Human […]

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2004 Human Security Award – Heather Mills

“Clearing a Path to a Safer World” Featuring a keynote address by Heather Mills, anti-landmine activist and recipient of the 2004 Human Security Award (presented […]

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