Photo: Johannes Granseth/Nobels Fredssenter and Olav Stubberud/@Olav

5.–12. December 2019Oslo - one of the most peaceful cities in the world, a global leader in peace and human rights research, and not least: The city where the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded. The Nobel institutions, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), University of Oslo and the City of Oslo have joined forces to invite the public to eight days of events in December: The Oslo Peace Days.


Dec. 5, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM , Gamle festsal, Karl Johans gate 47

The winner of the Human Rights Awards for 2019 is Seyran Ates.

Dec. 6, 2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM , Gamle festsal

The University of Oslo invite you to a seminar on human rights, freedom and religion. 

Dec. 7, 2019 , Universitetets aula

During Oslo Peace Days there will be guided tours in the University Aula. These will thematically be related to the Aula's role as a venue for the Nobel Peace Price Ceremony from 1947 to 1989.


Dec. 10, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM , Nobel Peace Center

A show to honor the Nobel Peace Prize laureates, made by and for children.

Dec. 10, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM , Oslo City Hall

The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded on December 10, the day of Alfred Nobel’s death, in a formal ceremony at the Oslo City Hall. For invited guests only.

Dec. 10, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM , Nobel Peace Center, Brynjulf Bulls plass 1

Live transmission of the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony at the Nobel Peace Center.

Dec. 10, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:10 PM , Oppmøte på Jernbanetorget

Welcome to join in on the torchlight procession to celebrate this year's Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Open to all!

Dec. 11, 2019 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM , Oslo City Hall

The day after the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony, which takes place in the Oslo City Hall, 800 high school students from local Oslo schools will attend a seminar about peace in the same hall.

Dec. 11, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM , University Aula

The Nobel Peace Prize Forum addresses the conflict in Yemen with Tawakkol Karman as keynote speaker on 11 December.

Dec. 12, 2019 12:00 PM - Dec. 1, 2020 3:00 PM , Nobel Peace Center

«If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.»

– Mother Teresa, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 1979

Pictures from Oslo Peace Days 2018

Bilder fra Oslo Peace Days 2018