Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is among the nominees for Nobel Peace Prize 2020. Apart from him, the World Health Organization and Swedish conservationist Greta Thunberg will also vie for the prize.
The three were nominated by Norwegian lawmakers. Thunberg is listed as one of the prominent activists in the fight against climate change.
Eco-activist Greta Thunberg has announced that women are still far from equal to men in today's societies, DPA reported.
"Today is #InternationalWomensDay and we recognise that women are still far from equal to men in today's societies.", Tunberg wrote on Twitter, marking International Women's Day, which was celebrated yesterday.
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has refused to accept an environmental award.
The girl said that the climate movement needed no rewards, and that people in power need to begin to "listen to science not awards" Her representative also confirmed that Thunberg would not accept the 46,800 euro prize.
"The climate movement does not need any more awards," she wrote.