VOICES FROM THE FIELDTHE IRC BLOG
Meeting a future Nobel Peace Prize winner
October 7, 2011 by Anne Richard
|Leymah Gbowee Photo: Michael Angelo for Wonderland|
Today the recipients of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize were announced. They are Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Tawakkul Karman and Leymah Gbowee. The three women were honored for 'their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work.'