Mayors for Peace
Organization with more than 5,000 municipalities in favor of peace and disarmament
Jun 1982, Headquarters of the United Nations, New York, USA
Peace Prize 2011
For his awareness-raising work for the elimination of weapons of mass destruction, especially nuclear weapons, with the aim that by 2020 the world has rid itself of the nuclear threat, and that a tragedy like the one suffered by cities can never be repeated from Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
The award was presented in Barcelona.