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Who was the other person along with Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2014?
1. Kailash Satyarthi
2. Jean Tirole
3. Patrick Modiano
4. Eric Betzig

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : Kailash Satyarthi

The correct answer is Kailash Satyarthi.

  • Kailash Satyarthi is an Indian social reformer who advocated the universal right to education.
  • Kailash Satyarthi was honored with the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 along with Malala Yousafzai.
  • Bachpan Bachao Andolan is the largest movement campaigning for the rights of children in India started by Kailash Satyarthi.
  • He is one of the brains behind the introduction of RUGMARK certification.
    • RUGMARK is a certification trademark that certifies the products are manufactured/exported without illegal child labour.
  • Major social activist organisations founded by Kailash Satyarthi are:
    • Bachpan Bachao Andolan.
    • Global March Against Child Labour.
    • Global Campaign for Education.
    • Kailash Satyarthi Children's Foundation.
  • Every Child Matter is a famous book written by Kailash Satyarthi.

  • Jean Tirole was honored with the Nobel Prize for Economics in 2014.
  • Patrick Modiano was honored with the Nobel Prize for Economics in 2014.
  • Eric Betzig was honored with the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2014.

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