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#Peace Prize

# peace-prize - Monday 16 April, 2018

Irish Defence Forces and Colombia's president among shortlisted for Tipperary Peace Award
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Irish Defence Forces and Colombia's president among shortlisted for Tipperary Peace Award

Apr 16th 2018, 3:52 PM 11,006 Views 31 Comments

Previous winners include Nelson Mandela and Malala Yousafzai.

# peace-prize - Friday 6 October, 2017

Explainer: How does someone win the Nobel Peace Prize?
# Ican
# Ican

Explainer: How does someone win the Nobel Peace Prize?

Oct 6th 2017, 2:49 PM 7,311 Views 13 Comments

You can’t nominate yourself, in case you were wondering.

# peace-prize - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Member of Syrian White Helmets to receive Tipperary Peace Prize today
# Civil War
# Civil War

Member of Syrian White Helmets to receive Tipperary Peace Prize today

Sep 6th 2017, 6:05 AM 15,108 Views 61 Comments

The group is credited with saving tens of thousands of lives in war-ravaged Syria.

# peace-prize - Friday 9 October, 2015

UPDATE: Angela Merkel's day just got even worse
# Nobel Peace Prize
# Nobel Peace Prize

UPDATE: Angela Merkel's day just got even worse

Oct 9th 2015, 10:25 AM 26,504 Views 58 Comments

Despite being favourite, the Chancellor failed to scoop the Nobel Peace Prize. First the football, and now this.

# peace-prize - Friday 10 October, 2014

17-year-old Malala Yousafzai has won the Nobel Peace Prize
# Well Done
# Well Done

17-year-old Malala Yousafzai has won the Nobel Peace Prize

Oct 10th 2014, 11:03 PM 22,123 Views 59 Comments

The teenager was the joint winner of the award along with Kailash Satyarthi of India.

# peace-prize - Monday 30 December, 2013

Pope Francis and Richard Haass shortlisted for Tipperary Peace Award
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Pope Francis and Richard Haass shortlisted for Tipperary Peace Award

Dec 30th 2013, 9:21 PM 9,757 Views 49 Comments

The five short-list nominees for the peace prize have been revealed.

# peace-prize - Sunday 24 November, 2013

What did the European Union do with its Nobel Peace Prize money?
# Children Of Peace
# Children Of Peace

What did the European Union do with its Nobel Peace Prize money?

Nov 24th 2013, 8:15 AM 6,715 Views 14 Comments

The prize money of €930,000 was collected last year…and it was put to good use.

# peace-prize - Friday 11 October, 2013

OPCW wins Nobel Peace Prize for work in eliminating chemical weapons
# Nobel
# Nobel

OPCW wins Nobel Peace Prize for work in eliminating chemical weapons

Oct 11th 2013, 10:04 AM 5,572 Views 42 Comments

The organisation was named ahead of Pakistan activist Malala Youafzai.

# peace-prize - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

‘America created Malala’ or ‘a model for Pakistan’ – differing views in Swat ahead of Nobel prize
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

‘America created Malala’ or ‘a model for Pakistan’ – differing views in Swat ahead of Nobel prize

Oct 8th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,165 Views 64 Comments

The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize will be revealed on Friday.

# peace-prize - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

'It's a long way to Tipperary, it's a long way to peace': Malala accepts peace prize
# Taliban
# Taliban

'It's a long way to Tipperary, it's a long way to peace': Malala accepts peace prize

Aug 20th 2013, 11:18 PM 10,003 Views 41 Comments

The 16-year-old has made a full recovery after being shot in the head by the Taliban.

# peace-prize - Monday 10 December, 2012

Pics: European Union collects the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo
# Winning
# Winning

Pics: European Union collects the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

Dec 10th 2012, 7:59 PM 4,272 Views 38 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was among the great and the good at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital today to mark the awarding of the prize to the bloc.

# peace-prize - Monday 19 November, 2012

Want to pick up the Nobel Peace Prize?
# EU
# EU

Want to pick up the Nobel Peace Prize?

Nov 19th 2012, 4:00 PM 4,265 Views 15 Comments

Well you can – if you enter a competition run by a number of European bodies (and you’re aged between 8 and 24).

# peace-prize - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Former President and husband win Tipperary International Peace Award
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Former President and husband win Tipperary International Peace Award

Jan 1st 2012, 4:00 PM 3,489 Views 7 Comments

Mary and Martin McAleese were named as the recipients of the award for their work in promoting peace and reconciliation in Ireland and abroad.

# peace-prize - Saturday 10 December, 2011

Three women accept Nobel Peace Prize
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Three women accept Nobel Peace Prize

Dec 10th 2011, 1:26 PM 1,664 Views 3 Comments

The women, who fought injustice and dictatorship in Liberia and Yemen, received the prize at a ceremony in Oslo this afternon.

# peace-prize - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Vladimir Putin wins peace prize in China
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Vladimir Putin wins peace prize in China

Nov 16th 2011, 1:53 PM 1,415 Views 11 Comments

But the Chinese administration has distanced itself from the award.

# peace-prize - Friday 10 December, 2010

Liu Xiaobo awarded Nobel Peace Prize in absentia
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Liu Xiaobo awarded Nobel Peace Prize in absentia

Dec 10th 2010, 8:44 PM 273 Views 0 Comments

An chair sat empty during the ceremony in Oslo to mark the absence of Liu, who is in prison in China.

# peace-prize - Thursday 22 July, 2010

Tutu retires from public life

Tutu retires from public life

Jul 22nd 2010, 9:28 PM 210 Views 0 Comments

At 78, Nobel winner says time has come to “slow down”.