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Peru: Org. founded by Maryknoll Sr. Patricia Ryan wins human rights award

Maryknoll Sister Patricia Ryan in Peru

Announcement in the July-August issue of NewsNotes.

Congratulations to Maryknoll Sr. Patricia Ryan and Derechos Humanos y Medio Ambiente (DHUMA), on being named the 2018 recipients of the Letelier-Moffitt International Human Rights Award for their work with indigenous farmers in the Andes Mountains of Peru. Sister Pat and other members of DHUMA plan to attend the award ceremony on October 4 in Washington, D.C.

For ticket info, go to the Institute for Policy Studies website.

Read about Sister Pat and the work of DHUMA in Maryknoll Magazine

Photo: Maryknoll Sister Patricia Ryan (second from right) confers with Condoraque village leaders (l. to r.) Simon Orihuela, Feliza Quispe and Ubaldo Layme Gil. Photo courtesy of Maryknoll Magazine.