Nobel Peace Prize

NHK WORLD-JAPAN Launches “17 Goals for Our World” Campaign to Complement Upcoming COP26 Climate Change Conference

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:08pm

Each two-minute film is based on one of the United Nations 17 SDGs, with each depicting how Japan is endeavoring to achieve these goals.

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  • Each two-minute film is based on one of the United Nations 17 SDGs, with each depicting how Japan is endeavoring to achieve these goals.
  • NHK also transmits two international television channels, NHK WORLD-JAPAN (English, HD, 24/7) and NHK WORLD PREMIUM (Japanese, HD, 24/7), as well as international radio services in eighteen languages.
  • Presenting an extensive range of Asia-centered programming, NHK WORLD-JAPAN is your window to Japan, Asia, and the rest of the world.
  • Japan International Broadcasting Inc. (JIB), a subsidiary of NHK, is responsible for the worldwide distribution of the HD English language news/lifestyle channel NHK WORLD-JAPAN, as well as the HD Japanese language channel NHK WORLD PREMIUM.

Jaha Dukureh Announces Her Bid for President of the Gambia

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:52pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Nobel Prize Nominee and UN Goodwill Ambassador Jaha Dukureh is announcing her candidacy for President of The Gambia.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Nobel Prize Nominee and UN Goodwill Ambassador Jaha Dukureh is announcing her candidacy for President of The Gambia.
  • Dukureh will be the youngest female president in the world if elected.
  • As one of the youngest Africans ever to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, Dukureh has dedicated her life to public services.
  • Jaha is also the co-chair of Youth The Inter-Party Committee of The Gambia, which consists of all political parties and their leaders.

The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and The HOW Institute for Society Announce Student Winners of the 2021 Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:54pm

They must play an active role in understanding their patients values and desires to better aid them in choosing the right care.

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  • They must play an active role in understanding their patients values and desires to better aid them in choosing the right care.
  • We are proud to partner with the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity in awarding the annual ethics prize.
  • The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest encourages students to write thought-provoking personal essays that raise questions, single out issues and offer rational arguments for ethical action.
  • Elie Wiesel and his wife, Marion, established The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity soon after he was awarded the 1986 Nobel Prize for Peace.

ingarden Announces Cooperation With ShareTheMeal

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

For every ingarden device sold, ingarden has pledged to donate a nutritious meal via ShareTheMeal to a child in need in countries all across the globe from Yemen, to Haiti, to Madagascar and so many more.

Key Points: 
  • For every ingarden device sold, ingarden has pledged to donate a nutritious meal via ShareTheMeal to a child in need in countries all across the globe from Yemen, to Haiti, to Madagascar and so many more.
  • ingarden has set up a challenge with ShareTheMeal to donate 2,021 meals before the end of 2021.
  • Since ingarden and ShareTheMeal's cooperation started, 800 meals have already been donated to to feed children in need.
  • To read more about ingarden and ShareTheMeal's cooperation, please visit the landing page: https://ingarden.com/about-us/

Global Superstar Armando Christian Perez (Pitbull) Joins Forces with Top Phone Grip Maker, SpiiderGriip®, As Advisor and Strategic Partner

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:21pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SpiiderGriip today announces its affiliation with Global Superstar Armando Christian Prez (Pitbull).

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SpiiderGriip today announces its affiliation with Global Superstar Armando Christian Prez (Pitbull).
  • The partnership brings Armando on as a strategic partner and advisor for SpiiderGriip, a company that has seen continued growth and success in the phone grip category since launching in late 2019.
  • Armando Christian Perez is a GRAMMY-winning independent international superstar, education advocate, business entrepreneur and motivational speaker.
  • Pitbull invites disruption on a global scale as a GRAMMY-winning independent international superstar, education advocate, business entrepreneur and motivational speaker.

UOL EdTech and PUCRS promote a lecture with Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Prize Winner

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

by MalalaYousafzai, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.Free of charge and 100% online, the content will be made available on October 18th.

Key Points: 
  • by MalalaYousafzai, the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.Free of charge and 100% online, the content will be made available on October 18th.
  • At the end of the lecture, all participants will receive a certificate from PUCRS University.
  • With this initiative, UOL EdTech strengthens its leadership position in the digital transformation of education in Latin America.
  • For Alex Augusto, CEO of UOL EdTech, the lecture is an opportunity for learning.

Former NPC Press Freedom Award Winner Maria Ressa Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 4:30pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Following is a statement from Lisa Nicole Matthews, President of the National Press Club and Angela Greiling Keane, President of the National Press Club Journalism Institute on Maria Ressa, who today, along with Dmitry Muratov, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Following is a statement from Lisa Nicole Matthews, President of the National Press Club and Angela Greiling Keane, President of the National Press Club Journalism Institute on Maria Ressa, who today, along with Dmitry Muratov, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
  • "Maria was the National Press Club's 2020 John Aubuchon Honoree, an award that traditionally includes in person receipt of the award and a speech by the honoree.
  • Maria was a prisoner in her own borders even while a global champion of freedom of the press.
  • Earlier this year during a National Press Club virtual address on World Press Freedom Day, Ressa spoke about her fight for press freedom in the Philippines and around the world.

World leader in preventing, recovering from war turns attention to the United States

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 6:12pm

Join the journey at commongroundusanow.org

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  • Join the journey at commongroundusanow.org
    "Our nation is more divided than at any time since the Civil War.
  • People are anxious that things will only get worse and some doubt whether we can ever come together.
  • Our new initiative Common Ground USA is designed to answer this urgent call," said Shamil Idriss, CEO of Search for Common Ground.
  • Common Ground USA is designed to build that trust, so that Americans can imagine and create, together a better future for us all."

The Federation of World Peace and Love Celebrates the International Day of Peace with Love and Conscience

Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 3:10am

Actions based on love and conscience will be the strongest force for peaceful reform and the best way to maintain long-term peace in the world.

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  • Actions based on love and conscience will be the strongest force for peaceful reform and the best way to maintain long-term peace in the world.
  • She reported that the event was celebrating both the International Day of Peace and the Independence Day of Belize.
  • He also highlighted the importance of conscience in achieving world peace: Conscience is innate and guides us onto the bright path.
  • About the Federation of World Peace and Love (FOWPAL) : Established in 2000 in the United States by Dr. Hong, Tao-Tze, FOWPAL is an international love and peace organization, with members from around the world.

Cochlear Foundation launches global partnership with Malala Fund to remove hearing loss as a barrier to education

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 1:15pm

Following this important step, Malala Fund and Cochlear Foundation, supported by Cochlear, sought to ensure hearing loss is not yet another reason girls, marginalized people and those who need hearing healthcare and support are left behind.

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  • Following this important step, Malala Fund and Cochlear Foundation, supported by Cochlear, sought to ensure hearing loss is not yet another reason girls, marginalized people and those who need hearing healthcare and support are left behind.
  • "Cochlear Foundation is committed to supporting organizations and programs that enrich the lives of people with hearing loss and their communities, increase research into hearing loss and support hearing health professionals."
  • Malala Fund and Cochlear Foundation are inviting children and young people with hearing loss to share their stories of personal achievement as part of the 'Achieve anything program.'
  • Cochlear Foundation is a hearing health not-for-profit, supported by Cochlear, which aims to raise awareness of hearing loss and help more people around the world access life-changing hearing treatment.