International Labour Organization (ILO)

The International Labour Organization (ILO) received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1969 for its work in promoting fair international labor standards. The ILO is an international organization responsible for drawing up and overseeing international labor standards. It is the...

The International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL)

The International Campaign to Ban Land- mines (ICBL) was awarded the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of its efforts to bring about the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty. The ICBL is a global network in more than 90 countries that works for a world free of antipersonnel...

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) was jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with the Friends Service Council (FSC). The organisations were honoured for the continued contribution of the Quakers, as the members of the Religious Society of Friends...

European Union

The European Union (EU) is the successor of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) created in 1951 by six countries: Germany, France, Belgium, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands. On 25 March 1957 in Rome, these same countries signed the treaties establishing...

International Peace Bureau

The International Peace Bureau is dedicated to the vision of a World Without War. We are a Nobel Peace Laureate (1910), and over the years 13 of our officers have been recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize. Our more than 300 member organisations in 70 countries, and...