Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for World Peace was established by Decree 19 of 2011, to accurately and
fairly highlight Islam’s teachings of peace, as a doctrine that promotes harmony, tolerance and moderation.
The Award also aims to build bridges of cooperation between diverse cultures, thereby fortifying
The Award endeavours to recognize individuals and organizations that make outstanding contributions to peace
and humanitarian pursuits. Nominees will be evaluated according to world-class standards, to ensure
credibility and motivate higher accomplishments.