Nobel Peace Prize winner and ELCA International Leaders scholarship recipient Leymah Gbowee will be a keynote speaker.
A peace activist and Lutheran from Liberia, Africa, Gbowee is known for assembling thousands of women who prayed in the streets of Liberia, eventually putting an end to the Second Liberian Civil War in 2003. She now works with the Gbowee Peace Foundation Africa and Women of Liberia Mass Action for Peace. Learn more.
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