Noble Peace Price 2021 Revealed

The 2021 Nobel Peace Prize is given to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov.
Sheena

Updated: Oct 08, 2021 09:31:23 pm

08 October 2021 Current Affairs:The 2021 Nobel Peace Prize is given to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov.

Highlights:
♦ They are awarded for their efforts to guard freedom of expression, which could be a prerequisite for democracy and peace. 
♦ Maria Ressa uses freedom of expression to reveal abuse of power, use of violence, and growing authoritarianism in the Philippines.
♦  Under increasingly challenging conditions., Dmitry Muratov has for several years fighting for the freedom of speech in Russia.
♦ The 2021 peace prize laureates are representative of all journalists who rise up for this in a world during which democracy and freedom of the press face increasingly tough conditions.
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