AFL-CIO Human Rights award

Maina Kiai Receives AFL-CIO Human Rights Award

Describing United Nations Special Rapporteur Maina Kiai as “an effective watchdog against crackdowns of freedom of association and assembly,” AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka presented Kiai with the 2016 AFL-CIO George Meany-Lane Kirkland Human Rights Award. “Maina inspires the advocates and workers who struggle to defend, to maintain and to grow the institutions of civil societies… [READ MORE]