Press Releases

Murder of indigenous leader Sergio Rojas

40 Right Livelihood Award Laureates demand that the government of Costa Rica address the murder of indigenous leader Sergio Rojas

( 14/05/2019 )

2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureates Abdullah Al-Hamid, Waleed Abu Al-Khair and Mohammad Fahad Al-Qahtani. Photo Credit: CC BY-SA 3.0/Ahmed al-Osaimi (Blurred from Original)

Five Years since Saudi Right Livelihood Award Laureate was Imprisoned

( 15/04/2019 )

Credit: Dmitry Borko/Memorial HRC

Farcical trial in Chechnya – Oyub Titiev sentenced to four years in prison

( 18/03/2019 )

Photo: Wolfgang Schmidt

2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureate Runs for President in Guatemala

( 14/03/2019 )

Credit: Dmitry Borko/Memorial HRC

Chechnya must acquit Mr Oyub Titiev of the fabricated criminal charges

( 13/03/2019 )

Right Livelihood Award 2015 Stockholm 12 / 2015 Photo: Wolfgang Schmidt

Nominations Open: Propose a Candidate for the 40th Right Livelihood Award

( 22/01/2019 )

Khadija Ismayilova (Credit: Aziz Karimli)

‘Alternative Nobel’ Khadija Ismayilova joins hunger strike to free political prisoners in Azerbaijan

( 16/01/2019 )


Khadija Ismayilova wins case against Azerbaijan

( 11/01/2019 )


The government of Guatemala must be held accountable for the safety of a hundred members of CICIG

( 09/01/2019 )


Responsabilizan al gobierno de Guatemala por la seguridad de un centenar de miembros de la CICIG

( 08/01/2019 )

Right Livelihood Award Laureates 2018. Photo: Wolfgang Schmidt

2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureates Honoured Today

( 23/11/2018 )


Åse Henell går till Right Livelihood-stiftelsen

( 13/11/2018 )


2018 Right Livelihood Awards to be Presented in Stockholm 23 November

( 13/11/2018 )

Photo: Raul Montenegro/Right Livelihood Award Foundation

Jair Bolsonaro accuses Right Livelihood Award Laureate of terrorist acts

( 23/10/2018 )

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20th anniversary of the arrest of dictator Augusto Pinochet

( 16/10/2018 )

Right Livelihood Award Laureate Joan Garcés in Bonn, 2010. Photo: Right Livelihood Award Foundation

“Perseguir a los responsables de crímenes de lesa humanidad es una necesidad de interés colectivo”

( 16/10/2018 )

Right Livelihood Award 2013 Stockholm Picture: Wolfgang Schmidt

Dr Denis Mukwege: When the Alternative Becomes Nobel

( 05/10/2018 )

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2018 Right Livelihood Award Laureates Announced

( 24/09/2018 )

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Laureates of the 2018 Right Livelihood Award to be announced 24 September

( 13/09/2018 )


Turkish opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet hijacked by Erdoğan loyalists

( 09/09/2018 )