2007 Sydney Peace Prize Events
Dr. Hans Blix is the Sydney Peace Prize jury’s unanimous choice as recipient of the 2007 Sydney Peace Prize.
The Swedish diplomat, international human rights lawyer, weapons inspector and disarmament campaigner is honoured for his “principled and courageous opposition to proponents of the war in Iraq, for life long advocacy of humanitarian law and non violence and for leadership of disarmament programs to rid the world of weapons of terror.”
Dr Blix will present the 2007 City of Sydney Peace Prize Lecture on 7 November 2007 at the Sydney Town Hall at 6.30pm. Award winning musician Lior will present a musical introduction to the evening.
Former Australian Prime Minister The Honourable Paul Keating will present the 2007 Sydney Peace Prize to Dr Blix at the Award Ceremony and Gala Dinner at the Great Hall, University of Sydney on 8 November, 7pm.
2007 Sydney Peace Prize Lecture tickets – Book here
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2007 Sydney Peace Prize Award Ceremony and Gala Dinner – Book here.
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