The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded 96 times to 129 Nobel Laureates between 1901 and 2015, 103 individuals and 26 organizations. Since the International Committee of the Red Cross has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize three times (in 1917, 1944 and 1963), and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize two times (in 1954 and 1981), there are 23 individual organizations which have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Click on the links to get more information.
The 2016 Nobel Peace Prize has not been awarded yet. It will be announced on Friday 7 October, 11:00 a.m. CET.
"for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011"
"for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education"
"for its extensive efforts to eliminate chemical weapons"
"for over six decades contributed to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe"
"for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women's rights to full participation in peace-building work"
"for his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China"
"for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples"
"for his important efforts, on several continents and over more than three decades, to resolve international conflicts"
"for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures that are needed to counteract such change"
"for their efforts to create economic and social development from below"
"for their efforts to prevent nuclear energy from being used for military purposes and to ensure that nuclear energy for peaceful purposes is used in the safest possible way"
"for her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace"
"for her efforts for democracy and human rights. She has focused especially on the struggle for the rights of women and children"
"for his decades of untiring effort to find peaceful solutions to international conflicts, to advance democracy and human rights, and to promote economic and social development"
"for their work for a better organized and more peaceful world"
"for his work for democracy and human rights in South Korea and in East Asia in general, and for peace and reconciliation with North Korea in particular"
"in recognition of the organization's pioneering humanitarian work on several continents"
"for their efforts to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Northern Ireland"
"for their work for the banning and clearing of anti-personnel mines"
"for their work towards a just and peaceful solution to the conflict in East Timor"
"for their efforts to diminish the part played by nuclear arms in international politics and, in the longer run, to eliminate such arms"
"for their efforts to create peace in the Middle East"
"for their work for the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime, and for laying the foundations for a new democratic South Africa"
"in recognition of her work for social justice and ethno-cultural reconciliation based on respect for the rights of indigenous peoples"
"for her non-violent struggle for democracy and human rights"
"for his leading role in the peace process which today characterizes important parts of the international community"
"for his work for peace in Central America, efforts which led to the accord signed in Guatemala on August 7 this year"