Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Håvard Hegre receives the Lilly and Sven Thuréus award

2017-08-29

Håvard Hegre

The Department congratulates Håvard Hegre who received the Lilly and Sven Thuréus award, the technical-economic class, on 29 August.

The prize is awarded by the Royal Society of Sciences at Uppsala. Hegre receives the award for his distinguished research of great importance for peace and development in the world. During the ceremony, held in Gustavianum, Uppsala, Hegre gave a speech entitled ’The world has become more peaceful – will this trend continue in the future?’

For more information, see the Royal Society of Sciences website.

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