Peace

Human rights, Peace

Congratulations to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia on being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2019


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As the youngest leader on the African continent Abiy Ahmed since taking office as Prime Minister has achieved peace and reform that most world leaders could only dream of


“We have only one option and that is to be united, not only cooperating and helping each other but uniting in order to live together,” PM Abiy Ahmed is quoted as saying. “So, our option should be to trust one another, heal our wounds together and work together to develop our country.”

Spearheading historic reform Ethiopia ended an autocracy when in April 2018 the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) elected Abiy Ahmed, unifier, reformer and peacemaker as Prime Minister to lead their country and their people into a new era of historic change. (more…)

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Treasure Earth appoints Hefyn Jones CMgr MCMI as Senior Prizes and Awards Event Manager and Member of the Advisory Board


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Hefyn Jones CMgr MCMI

Senior Prizes and Awards Event Manager and Member of the Advisory Board


Treasure Earth C.I.C. is a Community Interest Company and pacifist social enterprise managing Paradigm Prizes driving change and innovation. What distinguishes our  Prizes and the Treasure Earth Challenge as unique is our two-fold community purpose: how to peacefully and more profitably resolve global conflict and global warming by championing CSR and humanitarian care and with a special focus on youth. Treasure Earth prizes are universal, apolitical and impartial and part of the Treasure Earth Challenge creating safe and welcoming spaces inviting all to cooperatively engage, especially those who are diametrically opposed.

Practising what we preach therefore, and converting our principles into actions, Treasure Earth is pleased to announce and to give special welcome to Hefyn Jones, CMgr MCMI, Squadron Leader and Chief of Staff, Senior Operations and HR for the MOD and RAF based in Wales who has joined us as Senior Prizes and Awards Events Manager and Member of the Advisory Board effective 4 October 2019. His role spans the range of our Peace, Humanitarian Care, CSR and Climate Prize Awards with special responsibility for the Peace Prize.

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Human rights, Humanitarian Care, Peace

“One child, one teacher, one pen can change the world”. Powerful words from Malala on 5 October World Teacher’s Day


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Excerpts from Malala Yousafzai’s 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech


 

 

Choice Excerpts from Malala’s 2014 Noble Peace Prize


“I am also honoured to receive this award together with Kailash Satyarthi, who has been a champion for children’s rights for a long time. Twice as long, in fact, than I have been alive. I am proud that we can work together, we can work together and show the world that an Indian and a Pakistani, they can work together and achieve their goals of children’s rights.

This award is not just for me. It is for those forgotten children who want education. It is for those frightened children who want peace. It is for those voiceless children who want change.

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