Humanitarian Hero Award 2019

The AidEx Humanitarian Hero of the Year Award aims to recognise and celebrate stand-out individuals from the humanitarian aid and development community and showcases the courageous work and dedication that they put into their line of work.

Do you know a Humanitarian Hero?
Nominations are open to individuals from all parts of the sector, including those who work for suppliers, NGOs, governmental and the development aid community. The winner will be awarded during the AidEx networking drinks reception on 14th November at 17:00 - 19:00.

Entry for the 2019 Humanitarian Hero Award is now open.



Previous winners of the Humanitarian Hero Award...

2017 - Dr. Michael Kühnel, Doctor at Austrian Red Cross
2016 - Dr. Cynthia Maung, Doctor and Founder of the Mae Tao Clinic
2015 - Sean Casey, Regional Director of International Medical Corps
2014 – Christian and Marie-France des Pallières, Founders of Pour un sourire d’enfant
2013 – Dr Jumana Odeh, Founder of Palestinian Happy Child Centre
2012 – Dr Abbas Gullet, Secretary General of the Kenyan Red Cross
2011 – Janina Ochojska, Founder of Polish Humanitarian Action