2015 Outstanding Peace ORGANIZATION
Location: The Netherlands
Year granted award: 2015
Award Category: Outstanding Peace Organization
MasterPeace aims at turning 200,000 of youth by 2020 into active peacemakers – calling them ‘Nelsons’ – by awakening their talents and creativity and inspiring each one to turn into promoters and messengers of peace. Within four years they already work in 45 countries – including many conflict areas – where they use music, art, and dialogue to prevent new armed. We recognize the efforts to open up minds and to enhance people from all walks of life to start acting for peace.