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Nobel Prize Awarded Organizations

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded 25 times to organizations between 1901 and 2013. 22 individual organizations have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, as UNHCR, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, has received the Nobel Peace Prize twice, in 1954 and 1981, and the work of Comité international de la Croix Rouge (International Committee of the Red Cross) (ICRC) has been honoured three times, in 1917, 1944 and 1963.

The Nobel Peace Prize

Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)  thumb picture
Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)

"for its extensive efforts to eliminate chemical weapons"

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European Union (EU)

"for over six decades contributed to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe"

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Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

"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"

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Grameen Bank

"for their efforts to create economic and social development from below"

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International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

"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"

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United Nations (U.N.)

"for their work for a better organized and more peaceful world"

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Médecins Sans Frontières

"in recognition of the organization's pioneering humanitarian work on several continents"

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International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL)

"for their work for the banning and clearing of anti-personnel mines"

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Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs

"for their efforts to diminish the part played by nuclear arms in international politics and, in the longer run, to eliminate such arms"

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