Peace, Democracy and Law

15. White helmets. Photo Syria Civil Defence

The White Helmets on Screen media 23/02/2017


21 Years After the War, Bosnian Rape Survivors Still Grapple with Trauma and Stigma media 14/12/2016

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Premios “Nobel Alternativo” de Chile rinden homenaje a Douglas Tompkins a un año de su muerte media 08/12/2016


Chile reúne a cinco premiados con el “Nobel Alternativo” media 05/12/2016


‘Alternative Nobel’ Laureates from Egypt and Turkey Barred from Travel, Behind Bars Despite UN Support media 24/11/2016


Roma Rights Under Threat Across Europe media 01/11/2016


Statement by the Right Livelihood Award Foundation on the detention of Cumhuriyet staff media 31/10/2016


Cumhuriyet laureates 27/10/2016


Syria Civil Defence laureates 22/09/2016


Cumhuriyet laureates

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Snowden: A Reluctant Celebrity post 16/09/2016


Los Juegos Ol’mpicos son una vergŸenza para Brasil media 10/08/2016


International Day in Support of Victims of Torture: Dignity Comes First post 24/06/2016

Speaker’s decision to block the ‘Alternative Nobel’ from Parliament shows bias, says Right Livelihood Award chief media 08/06/2016

Violence sexuelle en Afrique : Des tendances à inverser media 25/05/2016

Sexual Violence in Africa: Reversing the Trends media

Riksdagens talman vill porta Right Livelihood-priset media 21/05/2016

The Award’s Future in Parliament Under Threat media

The Chernobyl Secret Protocols: Lies in the Aftermath of Disaster post 26/04/2016

Denis Mukwege: Rape As A Weapon Of War In The Democratic Republic of Congo post 20/04/2016

Foundation, Laureate Condemn Killings of Landless Workers in Brazil media 14/04/2016

Crime against landless workers rampant as Brazil descends into political crisis media

Hate Speech: A New Strategy Against Human Rights Defenders post 23/03/2016

Laureates petition against impunity following the murder of activist Berta Caceres media 09/03/2016

Laureate Leads Historic Nuclear Disarmament Hearings at ICJ post 07/03/2016

Airways for Good: Celebrating World Radio Day post 13/02/2016

Laureates Issue Open Letter to King of Saudi Arabia post 12/02/2016

One Month Left Until 1 March Nomination Deadline post 02/02/2016

Award Ceremony: 2015 Laureates call for climate leadership and putting an end to war and discrimination media 30/11/2015

Media opportunity: Austrian pop artist and worldwide LGBTI icon Conchita Wurst will meet with 2015 Laureate Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera in Stockholm media 23/11/2015

Employees of Afghanistan Indepedent Human Rights Commission Killed In Explosion media 29/10/2015

RLA 2015 Laureates announced media 01/10/2015

Upcoming announcement of the 2015 Laureates media 10/09/2015


Tony de Brum & the People of the Marshall Islands laureates 23/08/2015

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Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera laureates


Gino Strada / EMERGENCY laureates

Laureates Show Solidarity with Patkar’s Protest post 14/08/2015

Por tercer a–o consecutivo, Brasil encabeza ranking mundial de asesinatos de l’deres sociales y ambientales media 17/07/2015

NSA surveillance programme reformed by new legislation post 03/06/2015

Right Livelihood Award Laureates condemn incitement to murder Swami Agnivesh media 18/05/2015

Inauguration of Munir Street in The Hague: Suciwati calls on President to resolve Munir murder media 13/04/2015

Swedish parliamentarians visit Edward Snowden in Moscow media 27/03/2015

Right Livelihood Laureates petition the Federal Government of Nigeria over Ogoni environment clean-up media 11/03/2015

Regional Conference close in Mumbai media 07/03/2015

Jumanda Gakelebone in South Africa to discuss hunting ban post 28/02/2015

Laureate elected to district council in Botswana post 18/02/2015

Regional Conference in Mumbai Announced media 17/02/2015

The impact of the 2014 Right Livelihood Awards post 28/11/2014


Solidarity Mission – RLA delegation returns from Gaza media 05/11/2014

RLA solidarity mission to Gaza post 30/10/2014

RLA Delegation calls on Brazilian Presidential Candidates media 29/09/2014

Laureates’ reactions to Right Livelihood Awards: “We have something to protect” media 25/09/2014

2014 Laureates announced media 24/09/2014

Jakob von Uexkull honoured by Swedish government media 28/08/2014

Laureates featured images_0034s_0000_1_Edward_Snowden_credit_The_Guardian_HR

Edward Snowden laureates 23/08/2014

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Alan Rusbridger laureates

Laureates featured images_0034s_0001_1_Asma_Jahangir_credit_Wolfgang Schmidt

Asma Jahangir laureates

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Basil Fernando / AHRC laureates

No podemos volver a estar como est‡bamos Los palestinos exigimos que se nos reconozca como seres humanos post 13/08/2014

Joan Garces: ÒAlegr’a y esperanza para todos aquellos que en el mundo se inspiran en las AbuelasÓ post 06/08/2014

Laureates sign declaration on Gaza: “They are also our children.” post 25/07/2014

Declaration by Right Livelihood Award Laureates on Gaza media

Gaza: “Violence has gone too long” – Raji Sourani post 13/07/2014

Regional Conference Egypt media 02/06/2014

Theo van Boven turns 80 media 26/05/2014

Hans-Peter Duerr passes away media 19/05/2014

Parliaments towards a nuclear weapon free world post 21/03/2014

For nuclear weapons, there are no right hands media 20/03/2014


Abolition: For nuclear weapons, there are no right hands media 14/03/2014

2014-02-03 Justice, the greatest debt of Paraguay’s democracy – an interview with Mart’n Almada post 30/01/2014

30 Years of MST – Remembering C’cero Guedes media 24/01/2014

Paul Walker at Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony honouring OPCW post 11/12/2013

Zafrullah Chowdhury takes part in hunger strike for a peaceful Bangladesh free of political violence post 06/12/2013

Award Ceremony post 02/12/2013

The significance of Right Livelihood Award for the 2013 Laureates post 28/11/2013

Upcoming: Award ceremony and programme media 21/11/2013

Right Livelihood Laureates and members World Future Council demand immediate release of Greenpeace activits post 08/11/2013

OPCW “great choice” for Nobel Peace Prize media 11/10/2013

Announcement Laureates 2013 media 26/09/2013

2013 Laureates Announced media

New RLA documentary – CAAT post 28/08/2013

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Paul Walker laureates 23/08/2013


Raji Sourani laureates

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Denis Mukwege laureates

2012 Annual Report published! post 18/07/2013

Global coalition warns against nuclear power expansion plans media 16/07/2013

Laureates at Regional Conference in Bogot‡ condemn violence against indigenous, small farmers and social movement leaders media 08/07/2013

Poetry Festival of Medell’n starting today post 06/07/2013

Hissne HabrŽ to face war crimes trial post 02/07/2013

Regional Conference of Latin American Laureates post 01/07/2013

Regional Conference of Latin American Laureates in Bogota media 26/06/2013

Daniel Ellsberg speaks out for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden post 11/06/2013

New web app from CAAT reveals EU arms export info post 31/05/2013

Former dictator R’os Montt’s genocide verdict annulled post 24/05/2013

Laureates sign petition in protection of Klaus Hšnniger media 20/05/2013

Asghar Ali Engineer passes away post 14/05/2013

Asghar Ali Engineer passes away media

Survival and CIMI call upon IACHR to save the Aw‡ post 07/05/2013

Robert Jungk 100 post 03/05/2013

Reports from 3rd and 4th day of solidarity visit in Brazil post 05/04/2013

RLA solidarity visit to Brazil media 26/03/2013

RLA solidarity visit for Brazilian activists post 25/03/2013

New attempts of uprooting Bushmen post 22/03/2013

Sulak Sivaraksa participated in Thai TV Monarchy debate post

Trident Ploughshares organises disarmament camp Aug 26 – Sep 7 post 14/03/2013

Several Laureates signed open letter in support of ongoing Columbian peace process post 18/02/2013

Sankaralingam Jagannathan passes away at age of 100 post 12/02/2013

Sankaralingam Jagannathan passed away media

Jacqueline Moudeina to represent victims in HabréŽ trial post 11/02/2013

MST leader Cicero Guedes killed post 31/01/2013

20 years ago: Mart’n Almada discovers Archives of Terror post 22/12/2012

CAAT calls for investigation of use of Swedish weapons in Burma military operations post 12/12/2012

The 2012 Award Week media 10/12/2012

Laureates’ statements and use of prize money media 06/12/2012

Swami Agnivesh attacked in Bhopal post 03/12/2012

Memorial defies the law on “foreign agents” post 23/11/2012

Karaca’s court trial post 20/11/2012

Medha Patkar arrested media 06/11/2012

RLA Solidarity Visit to Chad post 19/10/2012

New video portraits available post 15/10/2012

CAAT Protests end National Gallery’s arms trade links post 11/10/2012

2012 Right Livelihood Awards announced!! media 27/09/2012

Announcement of the 2012 Laureates media

Statement by Memorial on the Law on “Foreign Agents” post 21/09/2012

Memorial condemns new Russian law media

Upcoming Award Announcement media 18/09/2012

The Silenced Majority: new book by Amy Goodman post 03/09/2012

Hissène HabréŽ: Senegal and AU agree on special tribune post 27/08/2012

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Gene Sharp laureates 23/08/2012

Laureates featured images_0032s_0000_CAAT

Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) laureates

Laureates featured images_0032s_0003_Sima Simar

Sima Samar laureates

Chico Whitaker warns of ‘nuclear two class society’ post 17/08/2012

World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2012 published post 10/07/2012

Land grabbing in focus post 18/06/2012

Disarmament for Sustainable Developement post 28/05/2012

Back Seat Heroes – Photo Exhibition about our Laureates post 24/05/2012

The Economies of the Commons post 10/05/2012

Anti-nuclear action impact in Korea post 13/03/2012

Uri Avnery comments on Administrative Detention post 24/02/2012

NGOs want Hissne HabrŽ extradited to Belgium post 25/01/2012

16th Anniversary of Ken Saro-Wiwa’s killing post 11/11/2011

Article in German Handelsblatt post 07/10/2011

2011 Award Announcement post 30/09/2011

Recipients in Stockholm media 29/09/2011

Award Announcement media

Wangar Maathai passes away media 26/09/2011

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Jacqueline Moudeina laureates 23/08/2011

Asha Hagi Elmi: Help Somalia’s starving people post 01/08/2011

Dekha Ibrahim Abdi 1964 – 2011 post 14/07/2011

Pentagon Papers officially released post 13/06/2011

Rachel Avnery 1932 – 2011 post 23/05/2011

Juliano Mer-Khamis killed post 04/04/2011

Daniel Ellsberg arrested post 21/03/2011

Chilean government defered to US demands post 09/03/2011

International Women’s Day post 08/03/2011

Nomination deadline comes closer! post 04/02/2011

European of the Year 2011 post 13/01/2011

2010 Ceremony online post 19/12/2010

2010 Ceremony: Change from the grassroots post 07/12/2010

Upcoming: The 2010 Award Ceremony post 01/12/2010

Christopher Weeramantry launches memoires post 24/11/2010

2010 Laureates’ public program online post 22/11/2010

What you always wanted to ask post 28/10/2010

Ruchama Marton (Israel, RLA 2010) is interviewed by the BBC post

Ellsberg interview on release of Iraq War docs post 23/10/2010

2010 Right Livelihood Awards post 30/09/2010

Day three of the Anniversary Conference post 18/09/2010

Democracy Now! in Bonn post 17/09/2010

The 30th Anniversary Conference commences post 16/09/2010

Day two of the Anniversary Conference post

Laureates featured images_0030s_0002_3_Ruchama Marton

Physicians for Human Rights – Israel laureates 23/08/2010

First People of the Kalahari denied access to water post 21/07/2010

First People of the Kalahari (Botswana, RLA 2005) post 08/06/2010

Mordechai Vanunu (Israel, RLA 1987) post 16/05/2010

Auction to support the Right Livelihood Award post 26/04/2010

Alyn Ware (New Zealand, RLA 2009) post 07/04/2010

Amy Goodman (USA, RLA 2008) post 24/03/2010

Vandana Shiva (India, RLA 1993) post 07/03/2010

Angie Zelter on tour in Sweden post 16/02/2010

Memorial (Russia, RLA 2004) post 02/02/2010

Nicanor Perlas (Phillipines, RLA 2003) post 14/01/2010

Right Livelihood Award Foundation post 09/12/2009

Right Livelihood Award Foundation media 03/12/2009

Why Israel won’t attack Iran post 22/11/2009

Alyn Ware (New Zealand, RLA 2009) post 06/11/2009

Dekha Ibrahim Abdi (Kenya, RLA 2007) post 22/10/2009

Memorial (Russia, RLA 2004) post

Press release October 13th media 13/10/2009

Press release 13 Oct 2009 media 12/10/2009

Juan Garcés (Spain, RLA 1999) post 07/10/2009

RLA Press Release Oct 5th 2009 media 05/10/2009

Asha Hagi (Somalia, RLA 2008) post 25/09/2009

Daniel Ellsberg (USA, RLA 2006) post 14/09/2009

Munir (Indonesia, RLA 2000) post 07/09/2009

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Alyn Ware laureates 23/08/2009

FPK & Survival International post 06/08/2009

Martin Almada (Paraguay, RLA 2002) post 31/07/2009

Amory Lovins post 22/01/2009

Dekha Ibrahim Abdi & Herman Daly post 21/01/2009

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Krishnammal and Sankaralingam Jagannathan / LAFTI laureates 23/08/2008

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Amy Goodman laureates

Laureates featured images_0028s_0001_Asha Hagi

Asha Hagi Elmi laureates

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Percy and Louise Schmeiser laureates 23/08/2007

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Christopher Weeramantry laureates

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Dekha Abdi laureates

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Chico Whitaker Ferreira laureates 23/08/2006

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Daniel Ellsberg laureates

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Ruth Manorama laureates

Laureates featured images_0026s_0002_2006-Fernando Rendon

Festival Internacional de Poesí’a de Medellí’n laureates

Laureates featured images_0025s_0002_2005 - Irene Fernandez 1

Irene Fernandez laureates 23/08/2005

Laureates featured images_0025s_0003_2005 - Roy Sesana 1

Roy Sesana / First People of the Kalahari laureates

David Suzuki steps off board of directors post 25/04/2005

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Swami Agnivesh laureates 23/08/2004

Laureates featured images_0024s_0002_2004 - Ashgar Ali Engineer_Salzb05 (c) RLA Foundation, Ulrike Altekruse

Asghar Ali Engineer laureates

Laureates featured images_0024s_0004_04Memorial

Memorial laureates

Laureates featured images_0024s_0003_2004_-_Bianca_Jagger

Bianca Jagger laureates

Laureates featured images_0023s_0001_2003 - Walden Bello

Walden Bello laureates 23/08/2003

Laureates featured images_0023s_0002_2003 - CCEJ_Kyung-suk Soh

Citizens’ Coalition for Economic Justice (CCEJ) laureates

Laureates featured images_0023s_0003_2003 - David Lange

David Lange laureates

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Centre Jeunes Kamenge (CJK) laureates 23/08/2002


Kvinna till Kvinna laureates

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Martín Almada laureates


Uri and Rachel Avnery / Gush Shalom laureates 23/08/2001

Laureates featured images_0021s_0003_2001 - Angie Zelter_Salzburg05 (c) RLA Foundation, Ulrike Altekruse

Trident Ploughshares laureates

Laureates featured images_0020s_0003_portrait. Munir

Munir laureates 23/08/2000

Laureates featured images_0019s_0001_portrait.Juan Garces

Juan Garcés laureates 23/08/1999

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Katarina Kruhonja laureates 23/08/1998

Laureates featured images_0018s_0004_portrait.Vesna Terselic

Vesna Terselic laureates

Laureates featured images_0018s_0001_1998 - Annelies Allain_Salzburg05 (c) RLA Foundation, Ulrike Altekruse

International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) laureates

Laureates featured images_0018s_0000_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Epstein1164

Samuel Epstein laureates

Laureates featured images_0017s_0004_portrait.Jinzaburo Takagi, lecture at Takagi school-Salzb05 2

Jinzaburo Takagi laureates 23/08/1997

Laureates featured images_0017s_0000_portrait. Cindy Duehring

Cindy Duehring laureates


The Committee of Soldiers’ Mothers of Russia (CSMR) laureates 23/08/1996

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András Biró / Hungarian Foundation for Self-Reliance laureates 23/08/1995

Laureates featured images_0015s_0002_portrait. SCC_Mirko Pejanovic

Serb Civic Council laureates

Laureates featured images_0015s_0001_1995 - Carmel Budiardjo_Salzburg05 (c) RLA Foundation, Ulrike Altekruse

Carmel Budiardjo laureates

Laureates featured images_0015s_0003_1995 - Sulak Sivaraksa_Salzburg05 (c) RLA Foundation, Ulrike Altekruse

Sulak Sivaraksa laureates

Laureates featured images_0014s_0001_portrait. Astrid Lindgren

Astrid Lindgren laureates 23/08/1994

Laureates featured images_0013s_0000_1993 - Carrie Dann

Mary and Carrie Dann of the Western Shoshone Nation laureates 23/08/1993

Laureates featured images_0013s_0001_1993 - Arna Mer-Khamis

Arna Mer-Khamis laureates

Laureates featured images_0012s_0002_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Mattlar1434

Kylätoiminta / Finnish Village Action laureates 23/08/1992

Laureates featured images_0012s_0004_portrait.Helen Mack

Helen Mack Chang laureates

Laureates featured images_0011s_0001_1991 - Marie-Therese Danielsson

Marie-Thérèse and Bengt Danielsson laureates 23/08/1991

Laureates featured images_0011s_0005_portrait.Jeton Anjain

Senator Jeton Anjain / The Rongelap People laureates

Laureates featured images_0011s_0000_portrait.CPT_Jorge Marskell

Comissão Pastoral da Terra (CPT) laureates

Laureates featured images_0011s_0003_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Campigotto9543

Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais sem Terra (MST) laureates

Laureates featured images_0010s_0003_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Tepper Marlin1809

Alice Tepper Marlin laureates 23/08/1990

Laureates featured images_0010s_0000_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Hernandez1822

Asociación de Trabajadores Campesinos del Carare (ATCC) laureates

Laureates featured images_0010s_0001_portrait- Felicia Langer

Felicia Langer laureates

Laureates featured images_0009s_0001_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Seikatsu Club1870

Seikatsu Club Consumers’ Cooperative laureates 23/08/1989

Laureates featured images_0008s_0000_1988 Inge Genefke_Salzb05 (c) RLA Foundation, Ulrike Altekruse

Inge Genefke / Rehabilitation and Research Centre for Torture Victims laureates 23/08/1988

Laureates featured images_0008s_0002_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Hamid1507

Sahabat Alam Malaysia – Sarawak (SAM) laureates


Hans-Peter Dürr laureates 23/08/1987

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Johan Galtung laureates

Laureates featured images_0007s_0003_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Moore Lappe2408

Frances Moore-Lappé / Institute for Food and Development Policy laureates

Laureates featured images_0007s_0004_portrait.Mordechai Vanunu

Mordechai Vanunu laureates

Laureates featured images_0006s_0001_portrait - Robert Jungk

Robert Jungk laureates 23/08/1986

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Janos Vargha / Duna Kör laureates 23/08/1985

Laureates featured images_0005s_0004_portrait.Theo van Boven

Theo van Boven laureates

Laureates featured images_0004s_0001_portrait.Imane Khalifeh

Imane Khalifeh laureates 23/08/1984

Laureates featured images_0004s_0003_Ela Bhatt_Self-Employed Women's Association

Ela Bhatt / Self-Employed Women’s Association laureates


Winefreda Geonzon / FREE LAVA laureates

Laureates featured images_0004s_0002_portrait. Wangari Maathai 1

Wangari Maathai laureates

Laureates featured images_0003s_0001_portrait. Ibedul Gibbons

High Chief Ibedul Gibbons and the people of Belau laureates 23/08/1983

Laureates featured images_0002s_0002_1982 - Petra Kelly

Petra Kelly laureates 23/08/1982

Laureates featured images_0002s_0001_WolfgangSchmidt_2010_Fazal1705

Anwar Fazal laureates

Laureates featured images_0001s_0000_portrait.Mike Cooley

Mike Cooley laureates 23/08/1981