Activities in connection to Nobel Peace Prize

Torchlight march and other activities in connection with awarding Nobel Peace Prize




5-31 December

The exibition «no Women – no Peace» out in front of the City Hall and Nobel Peace Center

FOKUS in cooperation with Nobel Peace Center


9 December

Vika Kino

3.00 pm

Film screening by PRIO

“Pray the Devil back to Hell”

Participants: Leymah Gwobee and Under Secretary General UN Women,  Michelle Bachelet


9 December

9.00-11.00 am

“Jubilation Breakfast» at Gender Equality Ombudsman, greetings from Minister of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion Audun Lysbakken, Michelle Bachelet, UN Women, Sanam Anderlini, IKFF, PAWA, Marit Nybakk from the female parlamentarians that nominated the Peace Laureates, Ombud Sunniva Ørstavik

10 December

5.30 pm


Torchlight March

Compere and appeal: Hannah Wozene Kvam


Hovedappell Elisabeth Rehn

Gro Lindstad, general manager FOKUS

Hedda Langemyr, Norges Fredsråd


11 December

1.00 – 4.00 pm

Det norske Teatret

Panel debate:

Women, peace and security – what impacts will the Nobel Peace Prize have on future work?

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman

Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini

Mavic Cabrera Balleza

Piedad Cordoba

Anne Marie Goetz

Bandana Rana

Ine Marie Eriksen Søreide


More detailed invitations will be sent out over the next few days, but KEEP THE DAY!