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Explorer Cafe Fall 2019: Oct.17

What’s All the Fuss About?: Exploring the 2019 Nobel Prize Contributions (Part 2)

Debrief of the Prizes in Physiology and Medicine, Peace, and Economic Sciences 


The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea. The prize is also meant to recognise all the stakeholders working for peace and reconciliation in Ethiopia and in the East and Northeast African regions.

Press Release from the Nobel Committee