William of Orange Medal
Since 1990 Leiden University has awarded the William of Orange medal to individuals of eminent national or international social standing.
Who received the medal?
The medal has been awarded to:
- Boediono, former Vice-President of Indonesia.
- Herman van Rompuy, former President of the EU
- Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the UN
- Edward O. Wilson, professor at Harvard University
- Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile
- Hamid Karzai, President of Afghanistan
- Carlo A. Ciampi, President of Italy
- Dr. R. Herzog, President of Germany
- Prof.dr. M.A. Nur en Din, Secretary General Supreme Council of Antiquities, Cairo
- Jacques Delors, President of the European Commission