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Indira Gandhi Prize/Indira Gandhi Peace Prize/Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development

The Indira Gandhi Prize or the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize or the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development is the prestigious award accorded annually by India to individuals or organizations in recognition of creative efforts toward promoting international peace, development and a new international economic order; ensuring that scientific discoveries are used for the larger good of humanity, and enlarging the scope of freedom.
First awarded in 1986
Recent Awarded in 2015 to UNHCR
 About UNHCR 
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), also known as the UN Refugee Agency, is a United Nations agency mandated to protect and support refugees at the request of a government or the UN itself and assists in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country. Its headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland and is a member of the United Nations Development Group. The UNHCR has won two Nobel Peace Prizes, once in 1954 and again in 1981.
Recipient
Recipient
Year
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
2015
Indian Space Research Organisation
2014
Angela Merkel
2013
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
2012
Ela Bhatt
2011
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
2010
Sheikh Hasina
2009
Mohamed ElBaradei
2008
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
2007
Wangari Maathai
2006
Hamid Karzai
2005
Sirindhorn
2004
Kofi Annan
2003
Shridath Ramphal
2002
Sadako Ogata
2001
Mary Robinson
2000
M. S. Swaminathan
1999
Muhammad Yunus
1998
Jimmy Carter
1997
Doctors Without Borders
1996
Olusegun Obasanjo
1995
Trevor Huddleston
1994
Václav Havel
1993
Saburo Okita
1992
Rajiv Gandhi
1991
Sam Nujoma
1990
UNICEF
1989
Gro Harlem Brundtland
1988
Mikhail Gorbachev
1987
Parliamentarians for Global Action
1986

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