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South Africa's Sibusiso Innocent Zikode Awarded Global Human Rights Prize

Sibusiso Innocent Zikode has been awarded the Per Anger Prize by the Swedish Government for his human rights work for South Africans living in informal settlements.

South African human rights activist Sibusiso Innocent Zikode has been awarded the 2021 Per Anger Prize. The international prize is awarded by the Swedish government annually in recognition of advocacy work within the human rights and democracy space. Established in 2004 after Per Anger, a diplomat who rescued Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust, the prize is awarded through The Living History Forum.
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