Join the 2019 Right Livelihood Award Presentation in Stockholm

Press releases 28.10.2019


On 4 December, we welcome more than 1,000 guests at Cirkus in Stockholm to celebrate the 2019 Right Livelihood Award Laureates. For the first time since 1980, we open the Award Presentation to the public, inviting everyone to join us for an inspiring and unforgettable evening together with Laureates, special guests and world-renowned artists.

The celebration of the 2019 Laureates also marks the 40th Anniversary of the Right Livelihood Award, first presented in 1980. Join us and be part of an extraordinary evening. Buy your tickets today.

We welcome on stage:

  • The 2019 Laureates
  • Edward Snowden (via link from Moscow)
  • José González
  • Ane Brun
  • Hans Ek & Sinfonietta
  • Host/Presenters: Josette Bushell-Mingo and Kayo
  • More acts to be announced

Prior to the Award Presentation in Stockholm, take the chance to meet the 2019 Laureates in Germany and Switzerland:

  • Tuesday, 26 November
    Conversation with Aminatou Haidar (Western Sahara) and Guo Jianmei (China) at the Nordic Embassies in Berlin. Please register via email to
  • Wednesday, 27 November
    The 12th Right Livelihood Award Lecture with Aminatou Haidar at the University of Zurich. Please register online via
  • Thursday, 28 November
    Celebration of the 2019 Laureates at Maison de la Paix in Geneva. Please register online via

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