Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court
Jan 31st 1961, Banjul, Gambia
Peace Prize 2014
For his dedication and work in advancing the rule of law and his contribution to peace. Bensouda is a lawyer and former official of the Gambian Government, an expert in international criminal law. She previously worked as a legal advisor and trial attorney at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.
The award was presented in Barcelona.