Laureates

We will have the valuable presence of great Nobel Peace Prize winners.

FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE SOUTH AFRICA, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 1993 

received the Prize together with Nelson Mandela “for theirwork for the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime, and for laying the foundations for a new democratic South Africa”.

FREDERIK WILLEM

DE KLERK

LIBERIA, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 2011 

together withTawakkol Karman andEllen Johnson Sirleaf“for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work”.

LEYMAH GBOWEE

YEMEN, NOBEL PEACE PRIZE 2011 

received the Prize togetherwith Leymah Gbowee andEllen Johnson Sirleaf“for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work”.

TAWAKKOL KARMAN

IRAN, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 2003 

received the Prize “for her efforts for democracy and human rights. She has focused especially on the struggle for the rights of women and children”.

SHIRIN EBADI

GUATEMALA, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 1992 

won the Prize“in recognition of her work for social justice and ethno-cultural reconciliation based on respect for the rights of indigenous peoples”.

RIGOBERTA MENCHÚ TUM

INDIA, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 2014 

received the Prize together with Malala Yousafzai “for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education”.

KAILASH SATYARTHI

NORTHERN IRELAND, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 1998 

received the Prize together with John Hume“for their efforts to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Northern Ireland”.

LORD DAVID TRIMBLE

FORMER PRESIDENT OF POLAND, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 1983 

received the Nobel Peace Prize for his “contribution, made with considerable personal sacrifice, to ensure the workers’ right to establish their own organisations”.

LECH WALESA

USA, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 1997 

received the Prize together withInternational Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) “for theirwork for the banning and clearing of anti-personnel mines”.

JODY WILLIAMS

FORMER PRESIDENT OF COLOMBIA, NOBEL PEACE LAUREATE 2016 

received the Prize “for his resolute efforts to bring the country’s more than 50-year-long civil war to an end”.

JUAN MANUEL SANTOS

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