The committee introduced that because of the pandemic, the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony can be held on-line in 2020 and can be broadcast stay within the core circle of Oslo in December.
“There can be two Nobel Peace Prize winners Maria Reza and Dmitry Muratov, in addition to a consultant of the World Meals Program, the winner of final yr,” Olaf, Secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee of Agence France-Presse · Enjolstad wrote in an electronic mail.
Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov are courageous fighters for freedom of speech, and they’re the winners of this yr’s Nobel Peace Prize.
The 59-year-old Muratov is the editor-in-chief of the Russian newspaper “New Newspaper” and the primary Russian to win the award after the previous Soviet chief Mikhail Gorbachev. Erbachev helped discovered the newspaper with the funds he received the Nobel Prize in 1990.
Ressa, 58, co-founded the Philippine investigative information portal Rapper in 2012 with three different journalists, specializing in monitoring the controversial and violent anti-drug struggle initiated by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.
The second award ceremony can be held in Stockholm on the identical day for different Nobel Prizes in Medication, Physics, Chemistry, Literature and Economics. The Nobel Basis acknowledged that because of the pandemic, the award can be awarded to the winners of their respective international locations.
“Because of the pandemic and the uncertainty of worldwide flights, the winners will obtain medals and diplomas of their international locations,” mentioned the director of the Vidar Helgesen Basis.