PCFF’s activities to promote peace and reconciliation have earned great respect and special accolades over the years
The Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF) activities to promote peace and reconciliation have earned great respect and special accolades over the years around the world.
We are very thankful for all the awards bestowed upon the PCFF and we are committed to tirelessly continuing with our activities.
2016 – The Shalom Award
The ceremony was held at Eichstadt, Germany.
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Robi Damelin and Mazen Faraj.
2016 – The Leibowitz Award to Rami Elhanan and Bassam Aramin.
The ceremony was held at ‘Tzavta Theatre’, Tel-Aviv Jaffa, Israel.
The award was granted on behalf of the “YeshGvul” movement.
2015 Women of Impact – Robi Damelin was chosen as one of the 50 women who have made the biggest impact in the world in 2015, chosen by the New York Times and Women in the World.
2014 – The Dror Prize, in memory of Dror Sternschuss
The ceremony was held in Tel-Aviv Jaffa, Israel. The award honored the PCFF for its “It Won’t Stop Until We Talk” campaign, which included the “We Don’t Want You Here” video and the “PCFF Peace Square”.
2014 – The “Unsung Heroes of Compassion” Award to Nir Oren and Mazen Faraj
The ceremony was held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, California, in the presence of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
2013 – Politiken Freedom Prize to Rami Elhanan and Bassam Aramin
Denmark. Bassam Aramin and Rami Elhanan shared the award with two organizations they are members of: Combatants for Peace and the PCFF.
2013 – The “Crack in the Wall” project was given an Honorable mention at the Inter-Cultural Innovation Award
UNITED NATIONS ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS (UNAOC) AND BMW GROUP, Vienna, Austria.
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Ayelet Harel and Ahmad Aljaafri.
2012 – The Livia Award
The Livia Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Rihab Issawi and Aaron Barnea.
2012 – The Augsburg University Prize for Reconciliation and International Understanding
Augsburg University, Germany
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Nir Oren and WajihTmeizi.
2011 – The Gwangju Prize for Human Rights
The May 18th Memorial Foundation of the city Gwangju, South Korea.
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Daniela Kitaein and Mazen Faraj.
2010 – The Human Rights Award
The Swiss Section of the International Human Rights Association. Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Aaron Barnea and Khaled Abu Awad.
2010 – The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award
The Gandhi Foundation, 3.11.2010, House of Lords, London, England. Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Robi Damelin and Ali Abu Awad.
2010 – International Solidarity Prize, the International Social Cinema Film, Toledo, Spain
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Aaron Barnea and Suhair Alami.
2010 – CDU, Gold Medal for contributing to reconciliation and understanding between people, granted to Roni Hirshenson and Nasra Shihab
The Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU), the Berlin French Cathedral, Berlin, Germany.
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Roni Hirshenson and Nasra Shihab.
2009 – The Three Cultures award for Peace and Dialogue
The Three Cultures Foundation of the Mediterranean Sea, Seville, Spain. Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Mazen Faraj and Robi Damelin.
2009 – The PCFF was nominated for the Prince of Asturias Concord Award
The most prestigious award in the Spanish speaking world. The nomination was jointly submitted by the Arab House and the Sefarad-Israel House.
2008 – The Martha Prize for Tolerance and Democratic Values in Jerusalem
The Jerusalem Foundation. Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Khaled Abu Awad and Nir Oren.
2008 – The Search for Common Ground for Peace building in the Middle East award
Search for Common Ground, Washington D.C. USA.
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Ali Abu Awad and Robi Damelin.
2008 – The Eisenhower Medallion
Cairo, Egypt. Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Aziz Abu Sarah and Rami Elhanan.
2008 – The Victor Goldberg Award for Peace in the Middle East
The IIE and Victor Goldberg, the American Center in Jerusalem, Israel. The award was given to members of the PCFF, Lili Jaffe and Aziz Abu Sarah
2007 – Solidar’s Silver Rose Award – “World Peace and Reconciliation”
Solidar, EU, Brussels, Belgium
Received on behalf of the PCFF by: Aaron Barnea and Aziz Abu Sara.