Iranian lawyer and human rights activist, Shirin Ebadi, right, receives the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize inside the Oslo City Hall. Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Ole Danbolt MjÃ¸s, left. Shirin Ebadi received the Nobel Peace Prize for her democracy building efforts and her work to improve human rights in Iran.
Shirin Ebadi presenting her Nobel Lecture during the 2003 Nobel
Peace Prize Award Ceremony in the Oslo City Hall. Shirin Ebadi
accepted the prize on behalf of her fellow Iranians, Muslim women everywhere and those who struggle for human rights.