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Refugees need Europe’s protection – not more military action

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

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Nobel peace laureates: End hostilities in Yemen

(Ottawa)—April 28, 2015. The Nobel Women’s Initiative is following with grave concern the horrific events over the past months in… Read More »

Global conference in The Hague focuses on protection of women activists

(The Hague)—April 24, 2015.   A gathering of 120 women—including Nobel peace laureates and frontline activists from the Middle East, Africa… Read More »

Unieke bijeenkomst van vijf winnaressen van de Nobelprijs voor de Vrede in Nederland

Topconferentie over de bescherming van vrouwelijke activisten wereldwijd van 24 t/m 26 april.  Uit onderzoek van het International News Safety… Read More »

Nobel laureates at UIC to celebrate 100 years of women’s peacemaking

Nobel Laureates Leymah Gbowee & Jody Williams

(Chicago, Illinois)—March 12, 2015. The Social Justice Initiative at the UIC will welcome Nobel peace laureates Leymah Gbowee of Liberia… Read More »

New Report on Sexual Violence in Burma: Military Impedes Justice for Survivors

For Immediate Release November 24, 2014 [RANGOON, CHIANG MAI] A new report to be released Tuesday by the Women’s League of Burma (WLB) reveals… Read More »

Nobel peace laureates call for end to “Dirty War” in Mexico & Central America

(Ottawa)—September 28, 2014. The six Laureates of the Nobel Women’s Initiative—Jody Williams, Rigoberta Menchú Tum, Shirin Ebadi, Mairead Maguire, Leymah… Read More »

Nobel peace laureates in Delhi: End violence against women

(Delhi—September 29, 2014) Nobel peace laureates Jody Williams (USA), Leymah Gbowee (Liberia) and Shirin Ebadi (Iran) are in India with… Read More »

Nobel laureates write organizers of World Summit in Cape Town

Nobel laureates write organizers of World Summit in Cape Town

25 September 2014 Patricia de Lille, Executive Mayor: City of Cape Town Frederik Willem De Klerk, Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop… Read More »