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Netherlands FM Bert Koenders calls for more legal instruments to fight modern slavery

This year’s Human Rights Tulip has been awarded to IRA-Mauritania, an organisation fighting slavery in Mauritania. Marking Human Rights Day, Netherlands Foreign Minister Bert Koenders handed the prize, a bronze statue and cash award of € 100,000, to Abidine Merzough, the abolitionist movement’s coordinator in Europe.
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