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Nobel laureates stand in solidarity with Q’eqchi’ women

February 1, 2016 We, the Nobel peace laureates of the Nobel Women’s Initiative, stand in solidarity with the brave Q’eqchi’… Read More »

Laureates: Mexico must support Ayotzinapa investigation

The Nobel laureates of the Nobel Women’s Initiative have a written a letter in support of the ongoing independent investigation… Read More »

Nobel laureates ask European leaders to “stand firm” on support for refugees

(Berlin, Germany)—November 20, 2015 Three Nobel peace laureates and a group of human rights leaders are calling for a rational… Read More »

Nobel peace laureates: closing borders puts women, children at greater risk

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(Slavonski Brod, Croatia)—November 17, 2015 A fact-finding delegation led by three Nobel peace laureates is warning that closing borders will… Read More »

Nobel peace laureates leading fact-finding mission to the Balkans & Germany

(OTTAWA)—November 12, 2015. The dire situation for women inside Syria and along the refugee route in Europe will be the… Read More »

Nobel Laureates Applaud President Obama’s Rejection of the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline

“A dangerous fossil fuel driven future can no longer be considered inevitable; the climate impacts have become too serious and… Read More »

Nobel laureates to Israel: Release whistleblower

(Ottawa)—October 9, 2015. The Nobel Women’s Initiative is calling on the Israeli government to lift the restrictions placed on nuclear… Read More »

Feministing Foreign Policy – A Global Conversation Comes to Ottawa

Feministing Foreign Policy – A Global Conversation Comes to Ottawa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2015 Feministing Foreign Policy – A Global Conversation Comes to Ottawa On September 15, 2015, four… Read More »

Refugees need Europe’s protection – not more military action

Leymah Gbowee, Jody Williams, Shirin Ebadi, Mairead Maguire, Archbishop Desmond Tutu

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