Описание презентации по отдельным слайдам:
Campaigners Белякова Татьяна Борисовна Учитель английского языка МОУ СОШ №17 г. Саров
DO YOU KNOW THESE PEOPLE?
Mother Teresa (1910-1997) She joined a community of Irish nuns in 1928 and travelled to Calcutta in India where she worked as a teacher and a nurse. In 1948, she founded her Order of Missionaries of Charity to serve the blind, diseased and dying among the city's poor. She also opened a leper colony, schools, children's homes and hospices all over India. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.
Emmeline Pankhurst She and her two daughters were very important in the fight for women's rights. She was very determined and was an excellent public speaker.
Martin Luther King (1929-1968) He became a civil rights leader and Baptist minister. He organised opposition to segregationist policies. Over 200,000 people took part in his 'March on Washington' in 1963 when he made his “ I have a dream” speech. He was awarded the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize. He was assassinated in 1968 by a white extremist.
Nelson Mandela A South African lawyer who joined the African National Congress. He became a symbol of the resistance to the racist apartheid system and after a long international campaign, he was released in 1990. He became president of the ANC and negotiated a non-racial constitution with the ruling white party. In 1993, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize and in 1994, led the ANC to a massive victory in the country's first multi-racial elections. He was President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.
Andrei Sakharov (1921-1989) He was a Russian physicist. He is known both as the inventor of the Russian H-bomb and as a civil rights campaigner. He was a founder of the Soviet Human Rights Committee and he protested against Soviet nuclear tests. In 1975 he received the Nobel Peace Prize.
Lomonosov (1711 - 1765) He was a Russian polymath, scientist and writer. He was poor and he lived in Archangelsk, but he got good education in Moscow. He made much for Russian language, for Russian Literature, Physics and other sciences. He founded Moscow State University. He became a famous scientist. The results of this scientific work are very useful for people.
Diana (1961 –1997) She was an international personality of the late 20th century. Diana was born into an old, aristocratic English family. Diana developed an intense interest in serious illnesses and health-related matters outside the purview of traditional royal involvement. In addition, the Princess was the patroness of charities and organisations working with the homeless, youth, drug addicts and the elderly. From 1989, she was President of Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children. During her final year, Diana lent highly visible support to the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, a campaign that went on to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 after her death.