The Nobel Peace Prize 2015 has been win by Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet [ Current Affairs ]


Prestigious 2015 Nobel Peace Prize was picking up by Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet (NDQ) at a ceremony held in Oslo, Norway. Trade unionist Hassine Abassi; human rights activist Abdessatar Ben Moussa, Mohamed Fadhel Mahfoudh and Ouided Bouchamaoui has collected this award.

Winner of Nobel Peace Prize 2015

Winner of Nobel Peace Prize 2015

Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet

Norwegian Nobel Committee has selected NDQ for the prestigious award for its decisive contribution in building pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of the 2011 Jasmine Revolution (It is birth place of Arab Spring) previously in October 2015.

By creating a dialogue between the country’s Islamist and secular coalition parties it is also qualified.

Following 4 organizations are driven by NDQ in Tunisian civil society are:

  • Tunisian General Labour Union.
  • Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts.
  • Tunisian Human Rights League.
  • Tunisian Order of Lawyers.

NDQ was established in 2013.

Earlier it was lunched as alternative, peaceful political process at a time when Tunisia was on the brink of civil war aftermath of revolution.

When the revolution that conquered President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali in 2011 appeared to be unravelling this organization was formed at that time.

- Published on: December 11, 2015