Scilla Elworthy (born 3 June 1943) is a peace builder, and the founder of the Oxford Research Group, a non-governmental organisation she set up in 1982 to develop effective dialogue between nuclear weapons policy-makers worldwide and their critics, for which she was nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize. She served as its executive director from 1982 until 2003, when she left that role to set up Peace Direct, a charity supporting local peace-builders in conflict areas. In 2003 she was awarded the Niwano Peace Prize.From 2005 she was adviser to Peter Gabriel, Desmond Tutu and Richard Branson in setting up The Elders. She is a member of the World Future Council and in 2012 co-founded Rising Women Rising World, a growing, vibrant community of women on all continents who take respons

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  • Scilla Elworthy (* 3. Juni 1943 in Galashiels, Schottland) ist die Gründerin der Oxford Research Group. Sie war von 1982 bis 2003 Geschäftsführerin dieser Nichtregierungsorganisation, die sich für einen Dialog zwischen Politikern von Atommächten und ihren Kritikern einsetzt. Sie ist Mitglied des World Future Council und der International Task Force on Preventive Diplomacy. Sie ist außerdem Autorin mehrerer Bücher und Mitorganisatorin des World Peace Festival, das im August 2011 in Berlin stattfand. Scilla Elworthy wurde dreimal für den Friedensnobelpreis nominiert; 2003 erhielt sie für ihre Arbeit mit der Oxford Research Group den Niwano-Friedenspreis. (de)
  • Scilla Elworthy (born 3 June 1943) is a peace builder, and the founder of the Oxford Research Group, a non-governmental organisation she set up in 1982 to develop effective dialogue between nuclear weapons policy-makers worldwide and their critics, for which she was nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize. She served as its executive director from 1982 until 2003, when she left that role to set up Peace Direct, a charity supporting local peace-builders in conflict areas. In 2003 she was awarded the Niwano Peace Prize.From 2005 she was adviser to Peter Gabriel, Desmond Tutu and Richard Branson in setting up The Elders. She is a member of the World Future Council and in 2012 co-founded Rising Women Rising World, a growing, vibrant community of women on all continents who take responsibility for building a world that works for all. Her latest book is Pioneering the Possible: awakened leadership for a world that works (North Atlantic Books, 2014), and her TED talk on non violence has been viewed by over 900,000 people. (en)
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  • Scilla Elworthy (* 3. Juni 1943 in Galashiels, Schottland) ist die Gründerin der Oxford Research Group. Sie war von 1982 bis 2003 Geschäftsführerin dieser Nichtregierungsorganisation, die sich für einen Dialog zwischen Politikern von Atommächten und ihren Kritikern einsetzt. Sie ist Mitglied des World Future Council und der International Task Force on Preventive Diplomacy. Sie ist außerdem Autorin mehrerer Bücher und Mitorganisatorin des World Peace Festival, das im August 2011 in Berlin stattfand. (de)
  • Scilla Elworthy (born 3 June 1943) is a peace builder, and the founder of the Oxford Research Group, a non-governmental organisation she set up in 1982 to develop effective dialogue between nuclear weapons policy-makers worldwide and their critics, for which she was nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize. She served as its executive director from 1982 until 2003, when she left that role to set up Peace Direct, a charity supporting local peace-builders in conflict areas. In 2003 she was awarded the Niwano Peace Prize.From 2005 she was adviser to Peter Gabriel, Desmond Tutu and Richard Branson in setting up The Elders. She is a member of the World Future Council and in 2012 co-founded Rising Women Rising World, a growing, vibrant community of women on all continents who take respons (en)
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