Peace

Nobel Lecture

2018 Nobel Peace Prize Lecture The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture will be held on Monday 10 December as part of the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony at the Oslo City Hall, Norway. The Ceremony starts at 1.00 p.m. (CET). The Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony, including the Nobel Lecture, will be streamed live at Nobelprize.org…

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Nobel Lecture

2018 Nobel Peace Prize Lecture The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture will be held on Monday 10 December as part of the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony at the Oslo City Hall, Norway. The Ceremony starts at 1.00 p.m. (CET). The Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony, including the Nobel Lecture, will be streamed live at Nobelprize.org…

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Photo gallery

Photo: Mukwege Foundation Dr Denis Mukwege surrounded by his team at Panzi Hospital, celebrating after the announcement of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. Photo: Torleif Svensson Denis Mukwege outside his clinic.

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Photo gallery

Photo: UN Photo/Cia Pak Nadia Murad Basee Taha, Goodwill Ambassador for the Dignity of Survivors of Human Trafficking of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, addresses the opening segment of the United Nations high-level summit on large movements of refugees and migrants.

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Interview

https://youtu.be/uq75kdwHNRg “I hope that it will help bring justice for those women who suffered from sexual violence” Nadia Murad was in Cambridge, Massachusetts when she learned that she had been awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. Our conversation with her starts in English but she then moves into Kurdish, with sequential translation provided by her…

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Interview

https://youtu.be/-TzfW4iB6gU “I can see in the faces of many women how they are happy to be recognised” Denis Mukwege was performing his second operation of the day during his regular Friday clinic when he received the news that he had received the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. Transcript of the interview Denis Mukwege: Hello. Adam Smith:…

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Prize announcement

https://youtu.be/C6wCpd-cjnw Announcement of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, presented by Berit Reiss-Andersen, Chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, on 5 October 2018. https://youtu.be/twves1Chggw “If we want people to say ‘no more war’, we have to show how brutal it is” Following the announcement, Berit Reiss-Andersen, Chair of the Norwegian…

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Press release

Norwegian Kunngjørelse har bestemt at Nobels fredspris for 2018 skal gå til Denis Mukwege og Nadia Murad for deres kamp mot seksualisert vold brukt som våpen i krig og væpnede konflikter. Begge prisvinnerne har gjort en avgjørende innsats for å rette oppmerksomhet mot og bekjempe slike krigsforbrytelser. Denis Mukwege er hjelperen som har viet sitt…

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Other resources

Links to other sites Biography of Dr. Denis Mukwege from Video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yE8i_xMeU-c A video from The Gates Notes LLC: Bill Gates’s Heroes in the Field: Dr. Denis Mukwege

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Press release

English Announcement has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict. Both laureates have made a crucial contribution to focusing attention on, and combating, such war crimes. Denis Mukwege is…

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