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2011 IFES Democracy Awards Dinner -- Judge Johann Kriegler


Judge Johann Kriegler of South Africa accepts the 2011 Charles T. Manatt Democracy Award from IFES on Sept. 15. IFES presents the award each year to three individuals -- a Republican, a Democrat and a member of the international community -- who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to democracy and human rights. Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont and Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida were also honored.