Newsletter and Press Releases Archive

2014

Press Release 28 August - Jakob von Uexkul honoured by Swedish government

Newsletter August

Press Release 14 August - Maude Barlow: US companies can get around TTIP break through CETA (pdf, German)

Press Release 13 August - We can't go back being like what we used to be: Palestinians demand to be recognised as human beings - Op ed by Raji Sourani (pdf, español)

Press Release 6 August - Joan Garces: Cheerfulness and Hope for Everyone in the World Who Gets Inspired by Las Abuelas (pdf, español)

Press Release 25 July - Declaration by Right Livelihood Award Laureates on Gaza (also available in German)

Press Release 02 July - US icon and first Right Livelihood Award Recipient Stephen Gaskin passes away (pdf)

Newsletter June

Global experts call on Nigerian and Congolese governments to clean up oil spills and cancel exploration permits in Virunga National Park (pdf)

Global experts call on African Union Governments to implement Ecological Organic Agriculture in Africa (pdf, also available en français and en español)

Press Release 02 June - Regional Conference Egypt (pdf, also available in arabic)

Newsletter May

Press Release 26 May - Theo van Boven turns 80 (pdf)

Press Release 20 May - RLC Campus opens at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India (pdf)

Press Release 19 May - Hans-Peter Duerr passes away (pdf)

Press Release 31 March - Malaysian workers’ rights champion Irene Fernandez passes away (pdf, also available en español)

Newsletter March

Press Release 20 March - Nuclear Security Summit 2014: RLA Laureates and members of World Future Council sign Joint Statement (pdf)

Newsletter January

Press Release 30 January - 25 years after the fall of Alfredo Stroessner (pdf, also available en español)

Press Release 24 January - 30 Years of MST - Remembering Cícero Guedes (pdf, español)

2013

Press Release 2 December - Award Ceremony (pdf, also available en español)

Newsletter December - Award Ceremony

Press Release 25 November - Right Livelihood College establishes campus in California (pdf)

Press Release 21 November - Upcoming: Award ceremony and programme (pdf)

Newsletter November

Press Release 11 November - Right Livelihood College inaugurates Universidad Austral de Chile as the sixth campus (pdf, español)

Press Release 10 November - Right Livelihood Laureates and members of World Future Council demand immediate release of Greenpeace activists (pdf, also available en español)

Newsletter October

Press Release 30 October - Vandana Shiva supports protests against Monsanto - (pdf, español)

Press Release 14 October - University of Milenaria distinguished Manfred Max-Neef with honorary degree - (pdf, español)

Press Release 13 October - India Solidarity Visit (pdf)

Press Release 11 October - OPCW "great choice" for Nobel Peace Prize (pdf, also available en español)

Press Release 8 October - New Right Livelihood College campus at the University of Port Harcourt (pdf)

Press Release 26 September - Announcement Laureates 2013
(pdf, also available in svenska, deutsch, español, العربية and français)

Press Release 12 September - 32 Laureates sign petition against Brazilian - Japanese nuclear agreement (pdf em português, also available en español)

Newsletter 26 September - Announcement 2013 Laureates

Newsletter September

Press Release 30 August - Barcelona exhibition (pdf, en español)

Press Release 16 July - Global coalition warns against nuclear power expansion plans

Newsletter July


Press Release 8 July - Laureates at Regional Conference in Bogotá condemn violence against indigenous, small farmers and social movement leaders
(pdf, en español, also available em português)

Press Release 6 July - Poetry Festival of Medellín starts
 (pdf, en español)

Press Release 27 June - World Food Prize Statement (pdf)
(Note: A Spanish version based on this release was sent later, on July 16th, after the World Food Prize Foundation's president Kenneth Quinn had replied to the criticism raised in the statement).

Press Release 26 June - Regional Conference of Latin American Laureates in Bogota
(pdf, en español)

Newsletter Special 14 June - Global food security


Newsletter May

Press Release 20 May - Laureates sign petition in protection of Klaus Hönniger (pdf, en español)

Press Release 14 May - Asghar Ali Engineer passes away


Press Release 7 May - Launch of the global campaign "For 1000 years of Peace in Colombia"
(pdf, en español)

Newsletter Special 4 April - RLA delegation reports from solidarity visit for Brazilian activists


Press Release 26 March - RLA solidarity visit to Brazil
(pdf, en español)

Newsletter March

Press Release 17 March - Two Laureates speak out against nuclear reactor in Northern Argentina. (pdf, en español)

Press Release 19 February - Attacks and death threats put members of CPT in Brazil at risk


Press Release 12 February - Sankaralingam Jagannathan passed away

Press Release 12 February - Indigenous tribes in Peru threatened by oil exploration
(pdf, en español)

Newsletter February

Press Release 2 February - José Antonio Abreu receives the Order of Merit of Duarte, Sanchez and Mella from the Dominican Republic
(pdf, en español)

Press Release 1 February - Condemning the murder of Cícero Guedes

2012

Newsletter December

Press Release December 6th: Laureates' statements and use of prize money 

Press Release November 20th: Turkish Laureate freed

Press Release November 14th: Turkish Laureate on Trial

Press Release November 6th: Calling for Medha Patkar to be freed

Newsletter Special October: Solidarity Visit to Tchad

Press Release September 27th: Announcement of the 2012 Laureates

Press Release September 21st: Memorial condemns new Russian law 

Press Release September 18th: Upcoming Award Announcement

Press Release August 16th: Chico Whitaker warning

Press Release June 16th: Rosalie Bertell passed away

Press Release June 7th: Land grabbing seminar (Swedish)

Newsletter May

Newsletter April

Press Release February 9th: Angra 3 (German)

Newsletter February


2011

Press Release December 5th: Recipients in Stockholm

Newsletter November

Press Release September 29th: Award Announcement

Press Release September 26th: Wangar Maathai passes away

Newsletter August

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