Peace activist Leymah Gbowee with her grandmother Martha. This is where Leymah was born and raised. Her nephew Calin (10) gets a big hug. Leymah Gbowee was awarded the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize along with two other women for their non-violent approach to building women's rights in Liberia. Gbowee was personally responsible for leading a women's movement in 2002 which lead to the end of the Second Liberian Civil War.