North West Migrants Forum

Anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize to be marked with conference in Derry’s Guildhall

THE John and Pat Hume Foundation are hosting a special event at 2pm on Monday, December 11, in Derry’s Guildhall to mark the 25th anniversary of the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1998 to John Hume and David Trimble.
There will be panel discussions on human rights, social justice and leadership for peaceful change along with live music and video tributes.
Speakers include Bertie Ahern, Lady Daphne Trimble, Dawn Purvis, Brid Rodgers, Anjli Parrin, human rights advocate from Kenya; Chougher Maria Doughramajian, President of Voices of Young Refugees in Europe, Séamus O’Reilly, Derry writer; David Kerr, St Vincent De Paul, Salvation Army and a special video by Fergal Keane, BBC foreign correspondent.
Anyone looking to attend what is going to be a very special event should book tickets via Eventbrite. Early booking is strongly advised.