Laureates since 1982
RICHARD VON WEIZSÄCKER
International Four Freedoms Award
The International Four Freedoms Award is awarded to Richard von Weizsäcker for his dedication to democracy and freedom, for helping to fathom the sufferings caused by the Nazi regime and for his accomplishments in encouraging future generations to create opportunities for international peace and justice.
Freedom of Speech and Expression Award
The Freedom of Speech and Expression Award is awarded to Lakhdar Brahimi to honor his dedication to the independence of Algeria, and for his courageous support for international cooperation, democracy, peace and freedom throughout the world.
Freedom of Worship Award
The Freedom of Worship Award is awarded to Karen Armstrong for her personal dedication to the ideal that peace can be found in religious understanding, for her teachings on compassion, and her appreciation for the positive sources of spirituality.
Freedom from Want Award
The Freedom from Want Award is awarded to Jan Egeland in honor of his extraordinary efforts to create a more humane world for the afflicted, suffering and displaced people, and for his contribution towards improving the living conditions of millions of people.
WAR CHILD NETHERLANDS
Freedom from Fear Award
The Freedom from Fear Award is awarded to War Child Netherlands for its indispensable assistance to children in war zones to help them create a peaceful future, and as a recognition of the important work carried out by the many volunteers who invest their time and resources for this noble cause.