Honorary Doctorate in chemistry and pharmacy from University of M?nster on 20 September, 2007
Honorary Doctorate from Southern Cross University on 8 June, 2007
Presidential Distinguished Professorship from Emory University in February 2007.
Honorary Doctorate in Doctor of Humane Letters|Humane Letters conferred by the State University of New York at Buffalo in September 2006.
Honorary citizenship of Canada in 2006.
Honorary citizenship of Ukraine, during the anniversary of the Nobel Prize on 9 December, 2006 in Mc Leod Ganj.
United States Congressional Gold Medal on 27 September 2006
Key to New York City from Mayor Michael Bloomberg|Bloomberg on 25 September, 2005
Jaime Brunet Prize for Human Rights on 9 October, 2003
Hilton Humanitarian Award on 24 September, 2003
International League for Human Rights Award on 19 September, 2003
Life Achievement Award from Hadassah Women's Zionist Organization on 24 November, 1999
Roosevelt Four Freedoms Award from the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute on 4 June, 1994
World Security Annual Peace Award from the New York Lawyer's Alliance on 27 April, 1994
Berkeley Medal from University of California, Berkeley, on 20 April, 1994
Peace and Unity Awards from the National Peace conference on 23 August, 1991
Earth Prize from the United Earth and U.N. Environmental Program on 5 June, 1991
Advancing Human Liberty from the Freedom House on 17 April, 1991
Le Prix de la Memoire from the Fondation Danielle Mitterrand on 4 December, 1989
Raoul Wallenberg Human Rights Award from the Congressional Rights Caucus Human Rights on 21 July, 1989
Key to the city|Key to Los Angeles from Mayor Tom Bradley|Bradley in September 1979.
Key to San Francisco from Mayor Dianne Feinstein|Feinstein on 27 September, 1979