Kailash Satyarthi

2014 Nobel Peace Prize Recipient

Kailash Satyarthi

Talk: 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Recipient

Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi joins Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt for a fireside chat about his life's work. Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has been leading the global fight against child slavery for over three decades. As the founder of a grassroots nonprofit, Bachpan Bachao Andolan, or Save Childhood Movement, he has rescued more than 80,000 Indian children to date from various forms of exploitation from child labor to child trafficking. In 2014, he and Malala Yousafzai were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for “their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.”

Kailash Satyarthi

Kailash Satyarthi is an Indian children's rights and education advocate and an activist against child labour. He founded the Bachpan Bachao Andolan (lit. Save the Childhood Movement) in 1980 and has acted to protect the rights of more than 83,000 children from 144 countries.