Nobel Peace Prize

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Pope Francis to Sign Human Fraternity Document with Nobel Laureates in St. Peter’s Square

Jun 5, 2023

Nobel laureates, Grammy-winner Andrea Bocelli, and several former heads of state will join Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square on Saturday night for the World Meeting on Human Fraternity.

Pope Francis met Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege at the Vatican on 9 December 2022.

Pope’s Visit “strong signal, hope for peace” in Eastern DR Congo: Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Dec 11, 2022

The planned Papal visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) early next year signals peace for the people of God in the Eastern part of the country, the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Denis Mukwege, has said.

Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Dec. 20, 2018. Vatican Media.

Pope Francis Meets Nobel Peace Prize Winner Championing Women Rights in Iraq, Afghanistan

Aug 26, 2021

The survivor of ISIS enslavement has expressed concern for the future of Afghan women.

Fr. Pedro Opeka. Credit: Anne Aubert/Amici di Padre Pedro via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 3.0).

Catholic Missionary Cleric in Madagascar Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Feb 11, 2021

A Catholic missionary priest in Madagascar known for serving the poor living on a landfill has been nominated for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.

Fr. Mussie Zerai.

Cleric Calls for Protection of Eritrean Refugees in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

Nov 22, 2020

A Rome-based Eritrean Cleric known for his ministry with refugees and migrants crossing from North Africa to Europe is calling for the protection of Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia’s Tigray region.

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 2019

Religious Leaders in Africa Congratulate Winner of Nobel Peace Prize 2019

Oct 15, 2019

As various people across the globe celebrate the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for this year, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali, sending him congratulatory messages, the African Council of Religious Leaders (ACRL) has also lauded and celebrated the Prime Minister, known to be one of the African youngest leaders.