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Mr Elizardo Sanchez


Born on June 29th 1944, Elizardo Sanchez taught philosophy as a professor in the University of Havana. A former political prisoner, he is considered as a reference for the defence of human rights in Cuba. He founded in 1987 the Cuban Commission for Human Rights and National Reconciliation (CCDHRN) which he currently chairs. In 1996, he was awarded the French Republic Human Rights Award.