What is it?
The Human Development Award is presented to honor Latvia’s inspirational people and to recognize the socially responsible practices of Latvia’s businesses and non-profit organizations.
What are the goals?
The purpose of the Human Development Award
is to promote human development, prosperity and well-being of Latvia’s people.
The Human Development Award ceremony was held on September 19, 2019. The awards were presented in four categories:
- On Social Responsibility to Līga Uzulniece, the founder and CEO of NSUS, and the author and leader of the idea of the social enterprise Angels Post.
- Outstanding Commitment to Education Award to Riga Technical University Secondary School of Engineering, Director Solveiga Medne.
- Exemplary Contribution to Health and Well-Being Award to Agnese Kviese, the founder of Children and Family Development Center "Miracle".
- The Future of Latvia Award to Children's Villages SOS, Director Ilze Paleja.