This is reported by Deutsche Welle.

The award will be presented on Human Rights Day, which is celebrated on December 10.

Its monetary amount is 5,000 euros.

The 73-year-old historian and Germanist

Iryna Shcherbakova

is the co-founder of the Russian human rights organization "Memorial", which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize this year along with human rights activists from Ukraine and Ales Bialiatskyi from Belarus).

On December 10, she will be in Oslo for the award ceremony.

Shcherbakova left Russia after the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

43-year-old

Olga Karach

now lives in Lithuania.

She is expected to receive the Weimar Prize in person.