Kailash Satyarthi Wins Nobel Peace Prize for Child Rights Advocacy

On October 10, the Nobel committee announced that Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize for their work to strengthen and improve child rights. Solidarity Center described how as an activist, “Satyarthi has led the rescue of more than 78,500 child laborers and survived numerous attacks on his life as a result.”

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