Outstanding Individual Award
The Outstanding Individual Award recognises exceptional people who have made a lasting contribution to the organisation and the sector.
Working or volunteering in the international development sector takes many different guises, with roles ranging from programme officers and fundraisers to expert engineers and charity shop workers. The tasks they undertake can be vital and wide-ranging, and often come with significant responsibility and expectation.
After leaving a career in the City, Seema's chairpersonship of Hand in Hand Afghanistan has seen the organisation improve the lives of 166,000 people. Click on the image below to find out more.
All of the individuals were nominated for devoting their time, energy, passion and expertise to international development. Click on the images below to read more about the finalists and their stories.
As a leading pioneer of "deinstitutionalisation" Georgette has dedicated her life to tackling a problem blighting the lives of disadvantaged children.
Robert has worked with international blindness prevention charity Orbis since 1994, helping the organisation change millions of lives.
Click on the images below to find out more about the other inspiring nominees.
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