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French Embassy recognises Sense International Peru

15 December 2015

Staff at Sense International Peru receive an award.

On Sunday 13 December the French Embassy recognised the winners of the Javier Perez de Cuellar human rights prize. The annual award highlights the best activities and projects that promote human rights in the country.

The Director of Sense International Peru, Ricardo Zevallos, welcomed the recognition,

"The importance of public-private alliances to promote fundamental rights of people with disabilities in general and people with deafblindness in particular."

Adding that,

"Recognition is an incentive to continue delivering social services according to the needs and collective claims.”

French Ambassador, Mr Fabrice Mauries presented certificates to the winning organisations, including Sense International Peru, the Ethnic Development Centre and the Centre of the Promotion of Reproductive Rights.

First published: Tuesday 18 June 2013
Last updated: Friday 6 December 2019