General Websites


Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded 91 times to 121 Nobel Laureates between 1901 and 2010 – 98 times to individuals and 23 times to organizations.  Read about the process and see all the Laureates. 



The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace

A public policy think tank and library founded in 1919 by the future U.S. president, Herbert Hoover.  It's mission is to recall, from its records, the voice of experience against the making of war, and by the study of these records and their publication, to recall man's endeavors to make and preserve peace, and to sustain for America the safeguards of the American way of life.



Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Washington think tank dedicated to advancing cooperation between nations and promoting active international engagement by the United States. Founded in 1910 by Andrew Carnegie.



Peace Organizations (Lists of) (Wikipedia)



Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

An international, non-profit, advocacy group recognized by the UN as a peace messenger organization. Sites feature history, programs, issues, presentation on the destructive impact of atomic weapons, as well as the group's role in enhancing global security and strengthening non-proliferation laws. Founded in 1982.



War Resisters League

Founded upon the belief that war is a crime against humanity. Advocates Gandhian nonviolence as the method for creating a democratic society free of war, racism, sexism, and human exploitation.

Includes bulletins, opinion, cartoons, and an index of anti-intervention sites and news stories.



Veterans for Peace

Works toward a world without war through humanitarian actions and dialogue.



Hague Appeal for Peace

International network of peace and justice organizations dedicated to sowing the seeds for the abolition of war through the implementation of the Hague Agenda for Peace and Justice for the 21st Century.



Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is an international Non Governmental Organization (NGO) with national sections, covering all continents with an international secretariat based in Geneva, and a New York office focused on the work of the United Nations. Since its establishment in 1915, WILPF has brought together women from around the world who are united in working for peace by non-violent means, promoting political, economic and social justice for all.