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Date
: October 7, 2008
Place
: Dynasty Hall, Hotel Shilla Seoul, Korea

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Lee Chul-Seung, Chairman of the Seoul Peace Prize Selection Committee, announces the laureate of the 9th Seoul Peace Prize at the Press Center (September 3, 2008). Ms. Suzanne Scholte gives a press conference at Incheon International Airport on her arrival (October 5, 2008). Members of the Selection Committee and the Seoul Peace Prize Cultural Foundation Board of Directors attending the Award Ceremony at Shilla Hotel (October 7, 2008).
(From the left, front row) Yu In-Chon, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Chairman Lee Chul-Seung; Mr. and Ms. Suzanne Scholte; and attending guests. Seoul Peace Prize Cultural Foundation Chairman Lee Chul-Seung making his opening remarks at the Award Ceremony. Ambassador Park Soo-Gil, representing the Seoul Peace Prize Selection Committee, is reporting on the selection process before introducing the laureate at the Award Ceremony.
Ms. Scholte giving her acceptance speech. H. E. Yu In-Chon, Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism delivers his congratulatory remarks at the Award Ceremony. Chairman Lee Chul-Seung presents Ms. Suzanne Scholte with a collection of Korean Newspaper articles on the selection of the 2008 Seoul Peace Prize winner at the reception held after the Award Ceremony.
Kim Deok, the former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Reunification proposes a toast at the reception. Ms. Suzanne Scholte, the laureate of the 9th Seoul Peace Prize, delivers a commemorative lecture at Soongsil University (October 8, 2008). Ms. Suzanne Scholte is receiving a certificate from Oh Se Hoon, the Mayor of Seoul, making her an honorary citizen of Seoul (City Hall, October 9, 2008).
   
Ms. Suzanne Scholte is receiving an honorary doctorate in Education, from Kim Sung-Soo, the President of Kosin University (Pusan, October 13, 2008).