The 2011 Nobel Peace Prize goes to...


7 October 2011

​...Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee, Tawakkul Karman "for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work".

PRIO Director Kristian Berg Harpviken had, prior to the announcement, speculated on who might win the prize.



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