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Reflections on the Nobel Peace Prize: What It Means, and What It Doesn’t

Posted on: 19 December 2017 | Category: 2017 posts

Elizabeth Minor

In November 2017 Elizabeth Minor, a Visiting Honorary Researcher at the University of Liverpool, travelled to Oslo as part of the group being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of ICAN, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons. It was a very significant moment, but we also feel it is important to set out what it does and does not mean.