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19th Annual Human Rights Awards

On June 19, 2018 more than a thousand people gathered in Chicago to honor human rights champions and defend immigrant rights. The keynote speaker was the legendary civil rights activist Dolores Huerta, and honorees were Jones Day and Microsoft Corporation.

The 2018 Human Rights Awards saw the largest number of attendees ever!

Adhanom, an asylum seeker and former NIJC client, presents the award to Jones Day.

Jones Day, a long-time pro bono partner of NIJC, accepts the practitioner award for providing outstanding legal services to detained individuals and asylum seekers.

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