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Women’s Rights Advocates from the Middle East gather in Oslo

Women’s Rights Advocates from the Middle East gather in Oslo

Press Releases   •   Mar 22, 2018 13:56 CET

On Thursday 22 March at 18:00 Women’s Rights Advocates from Syria, Yemen, Jordan, Iran, Saudi Arabia and Libya will gather at the Nobel Peace Center. Women in Charge: a new perspective on the Middle East through the lens of women’s rights leaders is the first annual event of the newly established Oslo Women’s Rights Initiative. The event is open for the public and media.

Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki through the personal belongings of victims

Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki through the personal belongings of victims

Press Releases   •   Dec 08, 2017 11:40 CET

As part of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition, Ban the Bomb, the Nobel Peace Center presents five personal artefacts left by victims of the 1945 nuclear bombs, showing for the first time in Northern Europe. These artefacts bear silent witness to the devastating impact of the nuclear bomb on the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and the lives that were lost and forever changed.

Visual Artist Sim Chi Yin is this year’s Nobel Peace Prize Photographer

Visual Artist Sim Chi Yin is this year’s Nobel Peace Prize Photographer

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2017 13:00 CET

​Sim Chi Yin has travelled to North Korea and the US to photograph nuclear sites as part of the Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition 2017, at the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo. This year’s Nobel Peace Prize exhibition is named “Ban the Bomb” inspired by ICAN’s slogan.

Nobel Peace Center activities for the Nobel days 2017:  Press program and accreditation

Nobel Peace Center activities for the Nobel days 2017: Press program and accreditation

Press Releases   •   Dec 05, 2017 14:00 CET

The press accreditation for the official events during the Nobel days in Oslo in December is open. Please note that some of the events require separate accreditation - there is no joint accreditation. Below you will find details on the press events at the Nobel Peace Center in connection with this year's Nobel days:

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Survivors re-experience their stories

Survivors re-experience their stories

News   •   Dec 10, 2017 10:15 CET

A woman found her own story in the exhibition, and a man found a photograph that he carries in his wallet as a memory of the day his life changed forever. The day when the atomic bomb went off over Hiroshima.

Talking peace in a war-ridden country

Talking peace in a war-ridden country

News   •   Oct 20, 2017 14:41 CEST

Schoolchildren in Colombia’s capital Bogotá are talking about what it takes to create peace and safety in their country, after more than fifty years of war. Their teaching material has travelled all the way from the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo.

The Peace Prize Exhibition is "home"

The Peace Prize Exhibition is "home"

News   •   Sep 29, 2017 14:35 CEST

One week before the name of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize laureate is announced in Oslo, Norway, the 2016 prize is being celebrated in Bogotá, Colombia. The Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition, Hope over Fear, about President Santos and the Colombian people, opened at the National Museum of Colombia yesterday.

Oh look - a refugee!

Oh look - a refugee!

News   •   Mar 30, 2017 16:50 CEST

What happens when a group of people are exposed so much in the media that they eventually become invisible? Three photographers — Natalie Naccache, Omar Imam and Liam Maloney — have asked themselves this question. All three of them met Syrian refugees through their camera lenses. And they all ended up creating something different from the photos we’ve been seeing in the media these past years.

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Live, Love, Refugee

Live, Love, Refugee

The photo series Live, Love, Refugee by Omar Imam is part of the exhibition Detours shown at the Nobel Peace Center from 15 March to 3 Se...

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Liv Tørres

Liv Tørres

Executive Director Liv Tørres at the Nobel Peace Center

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Liv Tørres

Liv Tørres

Executive Director Liv Tørres at the Nobel Peace Center

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Liv Tørres

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Executive Director Liv Tørres at the Nobel Peace Center

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Nobel Peace Center's exhibition "Europe from War to Peace" opens in Brussels

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Exhibition opening in the Parlamentarium by Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament. A high res version can be downloaded...

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Press Photos Shifting Boundaries - EPEA03

Press Photos Shifting Boundaries - EPEA03

Documents   •   Sep 12, 2017 13:18 CEST

Shifting Boundaries is a photo exhibition about how borders are being challenged in a changing Europe. It is shown at the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo from 15 September 2017 to 28 January 2018. The following photos can only be used in connection with editorial products about the exhibition Shifting Boundaries at the Nobel Peace Center. Only 4 photos per publication. To be credited as shown.

Press Photos - Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition 2016

To be used in connection with editorial productions concerning the Peace Prize Exhibition 2016 at the Nobel Peace Center only. All photos must be credited: Photo: Mads Nissen / Politiken for the Nobel Peace Center. For further information and high resolution photos: Director of Information Ingvill Bryn Rambøl at ibr@nobelpeacecenter.org / + 47 924 52 944

Mads Nissen, Biography

Mads Nissen, Biography

Documents   •   Oct 13, 2016 14:35 CEST

Biography of Mads Nissen, danish photographer (born 1979)

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  • Executive Director
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Liv Tørres is Executive Director at the Nobel Peace Center. She is former General Secretary of the Norwegian... Show more

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  • Director of Exhibitions
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