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The winner has been decided!

This year's finalists were excellent and all deserve recognition. The awards committee have made their decision on the 2014 Peacebuilder of the Year. The winner has been notified and will be announced publicly here on 21 September 2014.

Thank you for the input (1206 views, 98 "likes", and dozens of comments). You can review what was posted in the public comments section.

Nominations are open for the 2015 Peace Prize, which will go to an outstanding individual peacemaker:

World Vision would also like to thank the 2014 International Awards Committee:

  • Martha Inés Romero Medina, Latin America & Caribbean Regional Coordinator, Pax Christi International, Former Catholic Relief Services Colombia Country Manager - Bogotá, Colombia
  • Sue Williams, Retired Director of Summer Peacebuilding Institute, Eastern Mennonite University - Harrisonburg, VA USA
  • Gus Miclat, Executive Director, Initiatives for International Dialogue – Manila, Philippines
  • James Odong, Director, External Relations,  World Vision International - Nairobi, Kenya

Congratulations to all of our finalists and nominees for the Peacebuilding Award!

The 2014 prize recognises an agency or organisation that excels at integrating peacebuilding into relief, development or advocacy and that mobilises communities to build durable peace. The winner will demonstrate all of these criteria:

  • Evidence of mobilising children, youth and/or women
  • Evidence that programme work is built on context and conflict analysis
  • Integration of peacebuilding with relief, development and advocacy programmes
  • Evidence of mobilising communities to build durable peace
  • Evidence of building bridges between different groups
  • Ability to effectively partner with other organisations
  • Evidence of engaging in an approach that values children participation
  • Evidence of influence and wider scope of impact beyond local level and across sectors
  • Ability to recognise and draw from communal and national capabilities/resources
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Strong reputation and references

Congratulations to 2012 World Vision International Peace Prize Winner, Archbishop John Baptist Odama

 

Video footage of the award ceremony held at Kaunda Grounds in Gulu, Uganda can be viewed here.

 

To watch an interview with the Archbishop on the importance of peace and non-violence click here.

 

 

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Kalinaw Mindanao Movement, Inc.

Started by WV Peacebuilding in 2011 Peacebuilding Prize Nominees. Last reply by kalinaw mindanao movement, inc Jun 1, 2011. 90 Replies

Network for Building Peace

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Sayed Ihsanuddin Taheri, Afghanistan

Started by WV Peacebuilding in 2012 Peacemaker Prize Nominees. Last reply by Christopher Vipond Davies Jun 4, 2012. 21 Replies

Emeritus Professor Stuart Rees, Australia

Started by WV Peacebuilding in 2012 Peacemaker Prize Nominees. Last reply by Tracy verdugo May 31, 2012. 17 Replies

Vehid Sehic, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Pokot-Turkana Pastor's Forum

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Asociación Artística para Niños (ASART)

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Aware Girls

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Sami Rasouli

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Muslim Peacemaker Teams (MPT)

Started by WV Peacebuilding in 2011 Peacebuilding Prize Nominees. Last reply by kalinaw mindanao movement, inc May 13, 2011. 2 Replies

Pusaka Mindanao Incorporated

Started by WV Peacebuilding in 2011 Peacebuilding Prize Nominees. Last reply by Sahid Ali May 16, 2011. 2 Replies

Archbishop John Baptist Odama, Uganda

Started by WV Peacebuilding in 2012 Peacemaker Prize Nominees. Last reply by Joao Helder Diniz Jun 6, 2012. 1 Reply

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