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Celebration of the 2019 ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’ Laureates in Geneva

28/11/2019 at 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

Join us to celebrate the 2019 Laureates of the Right Livelihood Award, widely known as the ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’, and their inspiring solutions to some of the most urgent challenges of our time. Guest speakers:

  • Gianfranco Fattorini, American Association of Jurists.
  • Karen Tse, International Bridges to Justice.
  • Stephen Corry, Survival International.
  • In lieu of Greta Thunberg, remarks by Prof. Susanna Hecht, the Graduate Institute and Josselin Stone, Student Association « Lycéens Unis pour Demain »

Introductory remarks by the United Nations Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights, Kate Gilmore. 

Chair: Jacqueline Coté, Director of Public Relations, the Graduate Institute, Geneva.

This celebratory event is organised in partnership with the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and will have musical interludes by students from the Haute école de musique de Genève.

With the support of the Republic and State of Geneva.


6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Event Category:


Right Livelihood Foundation
The Graduate Institute Geneva


Auditorium Ivan Pictet Maison de la Paix, Geneva
Auditorium Ivan Pictet Maison de la Paix
Geneva, Switzerland
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