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Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Peace Prize 2011
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee, Tawakkol Karman

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Leymah Gbowee - Facts

Leymah Gbowee

Leymah Gbowee

Born: 1 February 1972, Monrovia, Liberia

Residence at the time of the award: Liberia

Prize motivation: "for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work"

Field: peace movement, women's rights

Prize share: 1/3

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