Nobels fredspris 2019 har tilldelats Abiy Ahmed Ali

Promoting peace and reconciliation
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali is awarded the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize for his important work to promote reconciliation, solidarity and social justice. The prize is also meant to recognise all the stakeholders working for peace and reconciliation in Ethiopia and in the East and Northeast African regions.

Abiy Ahmed Ali has initiated important reforms that give many citizens hope for a better life and a brighter future. The Norwegian Nobel Committee believes it is now that Abiy Ahmed’s efforts deserve recognition and need encouragement.

Fredspristagare från Uppsala
Nathan Söderblom 1930
Dag Hammarskjöld 1961

Andra svenska fredspristagare
Alva Myrdal 1982
Hjalmar Branting 1921
Klas Pontus Arnoldson 1908