Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Share this:

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - Facts

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Born: 29 October 1938, 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"

Role: President of Liberia

Field: peace movement, women's rights

Prize share: 1/3

Share this:
To cite this page
MLA style: "Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - Facts". Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 21 Dec 2014. <>


Disarm the world with the help of peace doves!


All you need to know about the Nobel Peace Prize!


Read more about the Nobel Peace Prize during the past century.