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18 Feb, 2019, 06:00 GMT Dr. John P. Lederach, Professor Emeritus of University of Notre Dame, to Get 36th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 36th Niwano Peace Prize to Dr. John Paul Lederach, Professor Emeritus of International Peacebuilding at...


19 Feb, 2018, 06:00 GMT Adyan Foundation in Lebanon to Get 35th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 35th Niwano Peace Prize to the Adyan Foundation in Lebanon in recognition of its continued service to...


20 Feb, 2017, 07:00 GMT Bishop Munib Younan of Palestine to Get 34th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 34th Niwano Peace Prize to Evangelical Lutheran Church Bishop Dr. Munib A. Younan of Palestine in...


23 Feb, 2016, 07:00 GMT Sri Lanka's Centre for Peace Building and Reconciliation to Get 33rd Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 33rd Niwano Peace Prize to the Centre for Peace Building and Reconciliation (CPBR) in Sri Lanka for its...


24 Feb, 2015, 07:00 GMT Women Empowerment Leader Esther Ibanga to Receive 32nd Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 32nd Niwano Peace Prize to Ms. Esther Abimiku Ibanga of Nigeria, a pastor and founder of "Women Without...


28 Feb, 2014, 06:00 GMT Interfaith Movement Leader Dena Merriam to Receive 31st Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 31st Niwano Peace Prize to Ms. Dena Merriam, founder and leader of the Global Peace Initiative of Women,...


27 Feb, 2013, 06:00 GMT Norwegian Bishop Gunnar Stalsett to Receive 30th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 30th Niwano Peace Prize to The Right Reverend Dr. Gunnar Stalsett, Bishop Emeritus of Oslo in the Church...


10 May, 2012, 04:00 BST Guatemalan Human Rights Activist Rosalina Tuyuc Receives 29th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation awarded the 29th Niwano Peace Prize to Ms. Rosalina Tuyuc Velasquez of Guatemala on May 10 in recognition of her...


29 Feb, 2012, 06:00 GMT Guatemalan Human Rights Activist Rosalina Tuyuc to Receive 29th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 29th Niwano Peace Prize to Ms. Rosalina Tuyuc Velasquez of Guatemala in recognition of her extraordinary...


23 Jul, 2011, 04:00 BST Sulak Sivaraksa of Thailand Receives 28th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation awarded the 28th Niwano Peace Prize to Sulak Sivaraksa of Thailand on July 23 in recognition of his contribution to a new ...


01 Mar, 2011, 02:11 GMT Thailändischer "engagierter Buddhist" Sulak Sivaraksa erhält 28. Niwano-Friedenspreis

Die Niwano Peace Foundation vergibt den 28. Niwano-Friedenspreis an den thailändischen Sulak Sivaraksa und zeichnet ihn damit für seinen Beitrag zu...


28 Feb, 2011, 06:00 GMT "Engaged Buddhist" Sulak Sivaraksa of Thailand to receive 28th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation will award the 28th Niwano Peace Prize to Sulak Sivaraksa of Thailand in recognition of his contribution to a new...