The British branch of the Fridays for Future said the movement wasn't about "one person" in the wake of the Norwegian Nobel Committee decision today.
While the young activist was a favorite, the 2019 award went to Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia.
There were 223 people and 78 organizations, totaling 301 candidates, that were considered for the award this year.
Newsweek spoke to political scientists, authors, commentators and climate scientists to find out.
Raoni Metuktire has been an outspoken activist against Brazilian leaders who have been dismissive of the destruction plaguing the Amazon.
President Donald Trump claims that he would win a Nobel Peace Prize but that they are not given out "fairly."
"President Obama was handed the Nobel Peace Prize, but President Trump is on his way to actually earning one," Conway said.
System change can sound scary, but as the current system drives social injustice and environmental destruction, a new approach to address both is called for.
This Hong Kong district court verdict has turned a "semi-democratic city into a semi-authoritarian city," Wong said.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would respect Nobel Prize rules which keep nominations secret for 50 years.
President Donald Trump said on Friday that he had received "the most beautiful copy" of a five-page letter written by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe nominating him for the international prize.
"I just hope people can be the master of their own houses," Wong told Newsweek. "The sense of belonging in Hong Kong motivates me to continue in this battle."
"I think it would be a worthy and a momentous accomplishment that no previous president has been able to realize," Carter said.
Nuclear weapons are not a force for good in the "right" hands. These are indiscriminate weapons of mass destruction, created to murder civilians.
The Nobel Institute in Norway has filed a police complaint over the nomination.
Wong was 17-years-old when he led tens of thousands in Hong Kong's 2014 pro-democracy movement.
Bahtiyar Duysak set in motion a sequence of events that led to Trump's account going down for 11 minutes.
She recovered, started a charity and just attended her first college classes.
Official Chinese media has cast Liu as an outsider marginalised by society, whose cause has failed inside China.
Peres, who died on Wednesday, was not as glamorous as Moshe Dayan and Yitzhak Rabin. But his accomplishments were every bit as important to the new state of Israel.