The nobel peace prize winners over the past ten years
The Nobel Peace Prize 2000
The Nobel Peace Prize 2000 was awarded to Kim Dae-jung "for his work for democracy and human rights in South Korea and in East Asia in general, and for peace and reconciliation with North Korea in particular".
Born: 3 December 1925, Mokpo, Korea (now South Korea)
Died: 18 August 2009
Residence at the time of the award: South Korea
Prize motivation: "for his work for democracy and human rights in South Korea and in East Asia in general, and for peace and reconciliation with North Korea in particular"
Role: President of South Korea
Field: Humanitarian work, negotiation
The Nobel Peace Prize 2001
United Nations (U.N.)
The Nobel Peace Prize 2001 was awarded jointly to United Nations (U.N.) and Kofi Annan "for their work for a better organized and more peaceful world"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2002
The Nobel Peace Prize 2002 was awarded to Jimmy Carter "for his decades of untiring effort to find peaceful solutions to international conflicts, to advance democracy and human rights, and to promote economic and social development".
The Nobel Peace Prize 2003
The Nobel Peace Prize 2003 was awarded to Shirin Ebadi "for her efforts for democracy and human rights. She has focused especially on the struggle for the rights of women and children.".
The Nobel Peace Prize 2004
The Nobel Peace Prize 2004 was awarded to Wangari Maathai "for her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace".
The Nobel Peace Prize 2005
International Atomic Energy Agency
The Nobel Peace Prize 2005 was awarded jointly to International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Mohamed ElBaradei "for their efforts to prevent nuclear energy from being used for military purposes and to ensure that nuclear energy for peaceful purposes is used in the safest possible way"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2006
The Nobel Peace Prize 2006 was awarded jointly to Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank "for their efforts to create economic and social development from below"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2007
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Albert Arnold (Al) Gore Jr.
The Nobel Peace Prize 2007 was awarded jointly to Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and Albert Arnold (Al) Gore Jr. "for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures that are needed to counteract such change"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2008
The Nobel Peace Prize 2008 was awarded to Martti Ahtisaari "for his important efforts, on several continents and over more than three decades, to resolve international conflicts".
The Nobel Peace Prize 2009
Barack H. Obama
The Nobel Peace Prize 2009 was awarded to Barack H. Obama "for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples".
Born: 4 August 1961, Honolulu, HI, USA
Residence at the time of the award: USA
Prize motivation: "for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples"
Role: 44th President of the United States of America
Field: World organizing, arms control and disarmament
The Nobel Peace Prize 2010
The Nobel Peace Prize for 2010
The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2010 to Liu Xiaobo for his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has long believed that there is a close connection between human rights and peace. Such rights are a prerequisite for the "fraternity between nations" of which Alfred Nobel wrote in his will.
The nobel peace prize potential candidates from Algeria
A group of Algerians living abroad representing the Algerian Committee in Europe presented on Thursday the Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika as a candidate for the 2008 Nobel Peace Prize. Committee members named the Algerian President for a number of reasons among them putting an end to the Ethiopia-Eritrea bloody conflict and using his diplomatic skills in putting an end to a long war between Iraq and Iran. His most important contribution, the Committee said, was bringing peace and reconciliation to the people of Algeria and through awarding him the 2008 Nobel Peace Prize the Nobel Committee would be supporting and strengthening the peace process in Algeria.The Committee represented its campaign at the Swiss Press Club in Geneva and was represented by a number of Algerians abroad, among them Dr. Abdellatif Bettayeb living in the United Kingdom, Gamal Benmabrouk from Switzerland, Tarek Chirouf from Geneva, Nacer Sefta from Hungary and an Algerian journalist from Algiers, Mohamed Kerrouche.
Abdelaziz Bouteflika (IPA: [abdəlazɪz butəflika]) (Arabic: عبد العزيز بوتفليقة) (born March 2, 1937 in Oujda, Morocco) has been the President of Algeria since 1999.
His father, Ahmed Bouteflika, was born in Tlemcen. Ahmed Bouteflika was married to two women: Belkaïd Rabia and Ghezlaoui Mansouriah (the mother of the current President).
Abdelaziz Bouteflika was born on March 2, 1937 in Oujda, Morocco, he was the first child of his mother and the second child of his father (Fatima, his half-sister, preceded him). Bouteflika has three half-sisters (Fatima, Yamina, and Aïcha), as well as four brothers (Abdelghani, Mustapha, Abderahim and Saïd) and one sister (Latifa). Saïd serves as Abdelaziz Bouteflika's personal physician, and is said by some to be an important figure in Bouteflika's inner circle of advisers.
Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been married since August 1990 and has no children. His wife, Amal Triki, is a daughter of Yahia Triki, an ex-diplomat.
THE WAY TO A FURTHER ADVANCEMENT PEACE IN THE WORLD
That winning the Nobel Peace Prize contribute to the advancement of peace in the world, to further stimulate the winners of peace to win again and make everyone compete for the prize to achieve peace