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WAS congratulates Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, winners of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

The World Association for Sexual Health (WAS) congratulates Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, winners of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize. Both are fighters against sexual violence and advocates of sexual rights for all. Illustrations: Niklas Elmehed – MLA style: The Nobel Peace Prize for 2018. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Media AB 2018. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict. Both laureates have made a crucial contribution to focusing attention on, and (more…)