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Nobel Peace Prize

Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, fighters of war-time sexual violence, share 2018 award Nobel Peace Prize Oslo The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege...

Nobel Peace Prize - Trump nomination

Nobel Prize for Trump?

Republican US Congress members nominate him for Korea peace efforts The Local Eighteen Republican lawmakers from the United States have sent a letter to the Norwegian Nobel Committee in which they recommend President Donald...

The Nobel Prize: A peaceful visit to Oslo

Most of us will never win a Nobel Peace Prize, but we can all follow in winners’ footsteps Emily C. Skaftun The Norwegian American Humbled. Awed. Undeserving. This is how I imagine the winners...

Prize “tribute” to Colombian people’s hope

President Juan Manuel Santos was awarded the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize for his attempts to broker peace in his nation Charlotte Bryan & Michael Sandelson The Foreigner “The award should also be seen as...

Nobel Peace Prize awarded

Winner The Quartet feels gratitude, resolves to keep working despite the danger Sarah Bostock The Foreigner “We shed tears of joy [when] we learned that we had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for...

Nobel disruption

Asylum seeker disrupts Nobel 2014 ceremony, police apologize Sarah Bostock & Michael Sandelson The Foreigner A man took to the stage at last week’s Nobel ceremony, interrupting events as Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi...

Recognition for peace

Speculation begins about this year’s Nobel Peace Prize nominees. The Nobel Peace Prize jury in Norway received 231 nomination’s for this year’s award. The list of nominees is secret, but experts have begun speculating...

Oslo honors Nobel Peace Prize winners

During the weekend of December 9-11, Oslo hosted the Nobel Peace Prize events. This year’s prize was awarded in equal parts to three different women from Yemen and Liberia: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee and...

The Nobel Peace Prize winners have been announced!

The official announcement reads as follows: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2011 is to be divided in three equal parts between Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkul...