Leymah Gbowee Wins Nobel Peace Prize, Speaks at 2011 Social Enterprise Conference
Leymah Gbowee, founder and executive director of the Women Peace and Security Network Africa, was honored with the Nobel Peace Prize on October 7, 2011. As her first public speaking event as a Nobel Laureate, she delivered the keynote address at the 2011 Columbia Business School Social Enterprise Conference, in conversation with Harold Evans, editor at large at Thomson Reuters.
Below, see video of the talk as she discussed her incredible experience leading a grassroots women’s movement to end the 14-year civil war in Liberia.
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