Nobel Peace Prize

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for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures that are needed to counteract such change (2007, Al Gore, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)
for advancing economic and social opportunities for the poor, especially women, through their pioneering microcredit work (2006, Grameen Bank, Muhammad Yunus)
for their efforts to prevent nuclear energy from being used for military purposes and to ensure that nuclear energy for peaceful purposes is used in the safest possible way (2005, International Atomic Energy Agency, Mohamed ElBaradei)
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1901
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