On September 9th, International Republican Institute (IRI) honored some of democracy’s greatest heroes at their 2015 Freedom Award. Honorees included: Speaker John A. Boehner, Dr. Mo Ibrahim and Boris Nemtsov. Each have been strong advocates for democracy, freedom and good governance at a time when those ideals are under attack around the world.
During the ceremony, Ambassador Mark Green, president of IRI, and Ken Wollack, president of the National Democratic Institute (NDI), also honored Barbara Haig, Deputy to the President for Policy & Strategy, for her 30 years of service at the National Endowment for Democracy.
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