Award Winner from Bosnia, Sri Lanka and Bremen

schwelle Foundation prize awarded for the 5th time

A Bosnian imam, a human rights campaigner from Sri Lanka and the district project called "You always have a choice" run by the Bremen's German Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra, the Comprehensive School Bremen-East and a lot of projects in the district Tenever all have one thing in common: They are award winners of the 5th International Bremen Peace Award 2011.

Peace Award Winner 2011

Pearls of the Balkans in Bosnia-Herzegovina: Vahidin Omanovic

"Striving for peace is my God-given task in life", Vahidin Omanovic says. Within his Centre for Peace Promotion in Sanski Most, the Bosnian imam and…


Music Unites Worlds in Germany: Project "You always have a choice"

An unusual district musical project is run annually by the Bremen's German Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra and the Comprehensive School Bremen-East in…


Courage and Compassion in Sri Lanka: Shreen Abdul Saroor

She is one of Sri Lanka's well-known women's rights activists and repeatedly risks her life in the struggle for peace, human rights and…




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