2023 Zayed Award for Human Fraternity Ceremony

Hosted at the Founder’s Memorial in Abu Dhabi, The Community of Sant’Egidio and Ms. Shamsa Abubakar Fadhil, known in her community as ‘Mama Shamsa,’ co-recipients of the Zayed Award for Human Fraternity 2023, were presented their award in a ceremony celebrating human fraternity on February 4, the International Day of Human Fraternity.

ABOUT THE EVENT

The Community of Sant’Egidio and Ms. Shamsa Abubakar Fadhil, known in her community as ‘Mama Shamsa,’ co-recipients of the Zayed Award for Human Fraternity 2023, were presented their award in a ceremony celebrating human fraternity on February 4, the International Day of Human Fraternity. The honorees were selected by an independent judging committee composed of international experts in promoting peace and human rights. The Zayed Award for Human Fraternity recognized the two honorees for their contributions to building a more compassionate and nurturing world through advancing the values of human fraternity and setting an inspiring example of promoting peaceful coexistence.

2023 HONOREES

The honorees of the 2023 Zayed Award for Human Fraternity are: Community of Sant’Egidio and Ms. Shamsa Abubakar Fadhil

The Judging Committee

Each year, the judging committee is composed of a group of prominent figures in the area of peacebuilding and coexistence.

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