Peace Quest Wins Muslim Women Nobel Nominations

Posted on September 3, 2005 - 10:00pm :: Good News | ISD-Philippines | Human
By Rexcel Sorza August 26, 2005 | Islam Online, Qatar TF! Editorial Comment: In spite of the enormous contribution women have made in all continents to the cause of peace, only 12 Nobel Peace Prize awards have gone to women in the 104 year history of the award. Now, a group of people is working to win the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize for a thousand female peacemakers across the globe. In the article below, 3 women from the Philippines are being honored for their efforts to bring peace and development to the strife-torn island of Mindanao.