Greta Thunberg, WHO, Alexei Navalny among top contenders for 2021 Nobel Peace Prize | The World

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Greta Thunberg, WHO, Alexei Navalny among top contenders for 2021 Nobel Peace Prize | The World” – below is their description.

A list of top contenders for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize is out. Climate activist Greta Thunberg and the World Health Organization are among those tipped to win on October 8, reflecting some of the most important issues the world has had to deal with this year. Yvonne Yong reports.

ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - ABC News (Australia)

The video item below is from ABC News (Australia). ABC News is a public news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Recent from ABC News (Australia):

  • Report finds US and China continue to dominate Asia-Pacific region | The World
  • Fears of further Solomon Islands unrest after PM survives vote of no confidence | The World
  • Myanmar court sentences ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi to four years in prison | The World
  • In This Story: Alexei Navalny

    Alexei Navalny is a Russian opposition leader, politician, lawyer, and anti-corruption activist. He came to international prominence by organizing demonstrations and running for office to advocate reforms against corruption in Russia, president Vladimir Putin, and Putin’s government.

    2 Recent Items: Alexei Navalny

  • Russian diplomat suspected of being a spy found dead outside embassy in Berlin | DW News
  • Navalny’s Arrest in Russia Was Inevitable, Says Former Yukos CEO
  • In This Story: World Health Organization

    The World Health Organization is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for international public health. The WHO Constitution, which establishes the agency’s governing structure and principles, states its main objective as “the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health.”

    3 Recent Items: World Health Organization

  • World malaria report 2021 – reflections from WHO’s malaria director
  • Highlights of the WHO’s COVID-19 response
  • Thousands take to the streets to protest Covid measures in Utrecht
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....