The Chair of the Norwegian Nobel Comittee on the choice of Nobel laureate and why she broke with tradition
When she announced the Nobel Peace Prize laureate 2020, the Chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Berit Reiss-Andersen, made a breach with tradition.
Normally, the name of the laureate is mentioned in the very first sentence. This year, the announcement started with a statement about the need for international solidarity. Hear Berit Reiss-Andersen explain why, and reveal some of the secrets surrounding the choice of a Nobel laureate in her lecture held at the Nobel Peace Center Saturday 10 October.