Nobel Peace Conference 2024

The Nobel Peace Conference 2024 discusses the rollback of women’s rights and its ramifications for peace. The conference will present solutions which can help empowering women and strengthening gender equality across the world.

12:30 - 13:00


Digital preshow on screen, participation is optional

13:00 - 13:30

Opening session

Kjersti Fløgstad

Executive Director, Nobel Peace Center

Andreas Motzfeldt Kravik

State secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway

Kiana and Ali Rahmani

Children of Narges Mohammadi, Nobel Peace Prize 2023 

Jørgen Watne Frydnes

Chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee

Official launch of the #FreeNarges Coalition

PEN America/Reporters Without Borders (RSF)/Front Line Defenders

13:30 - 14:30

Session 1: Rollbacks and ramifications: Women’s rights in the world today 

Shirin Ebadi

Nobel Peace Prize 2003

Fawzia Kofi

Former Member of the Afghan Parliament and women's rights activist 

Karin Watson Ferrer

Gender and climate activist 

Henrik Urdal

Director, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)

14:30 - 15:00


15:00 - 16:30

Session 2: Empowerment and solutions for a more equal and peaceful world  

Dr. Denis Mukwege

Nobel Peace Prize 2018 (video speech)

Fatou Bensouda

Gambian High Commissioner to the UK and former Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

Cristina Ljungberg

Co-Founder, The Case for Her

Akila Radhakrishnan

Strategic Legal Advisor, Atlantic Council

Maria Ressa

Nobel Peace Prize 2021

Free conference

In Oslo and Online

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