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People recognized internationally for promoting peace and human rights.

Malala Yousafzai

(pronounced  mah-LAH-lah   yoo-sahf-ZIGH) In 2014, at age 17, Malala became the youngest person to receive the…

Leymah Gbowee

2011 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Leymah Gbowee was born February 1, 1972, in Monrovia, Liberia. Her life…

Aung San Suu Kyi

1991 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Aung San Suu Kyi (pronounced Ahn Sahn Soo Chee) was born June…

Alfonso García Robles

1982 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Alfonso García Robles (pronounced ROBE-lays) was born March 20, 1911, in Zamora,…

Vedran Smailović

(pronounced  VED-ran  SMILE-o-vich) Vedran Smailović was principal cellist for the Sarajevo Opera. He grew up in a…