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2020 Sunhak Peace Prize Laureate Achievements 1. Macky Sall
A Model of Good Governance in Africa
Born in Republic of Senegal on 1961.12.11
Senegalese President Macky Sall is the leader who displays a virtuous model of good governance in Africa. Since his election as Senegalese president in 2012, he has been leading the stabilization of democracy in West Africa, raising Senegal to be the one of the most stable countries on the African continent, achieving the rule of law and human rights, poverty eradication and economic development.
2020 Sunhak Peace Prize Laureate Achievements 2. Munib A. Younan
A Pioneer for Religious Harmony
Munib A. Younan
Born in Jerusalem on 1950.09.18
Bishop Dr. Munib A. Younan is a pioneer who has devoted his entire life to religious harmony, believing that dialogue and reconciliation between religions are the basis for human peace. Born in Jerusalem in 1950 as a Palestinian refugee, Bishop Younan has been on the path of religious harmony for more than four decades since he was appointed a Lutheran priest in 1976. In particular, he led religious harmony for world peace by serving as chairman of the Lutheran World Federation from 2010 to 2017, building a wide network of religious leaders from different faiths.
Founders’ Special Prize Peace Laureate Achievements 1. Ban Ki-moon
A Leader Striving for a Sustainable Earth
Born in Republic of Korea on 1944. 6. 13
Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon became the first South Korean to become the UN Secretary-General in 2006, successfully serving two terms and contributing greatly to peace. During his 10-year tenure, Ban led the United Nations to fight and overcome the unprecedented global challenges and crises, including the global economic crisis, climate change, terrorism, and refugee issues. As a leader of world peace, he prepared global measures against climate change, adopted an agenda for sustainable development, presented a new vision to the world, and contributed greatly to the promotion of human rights, including gender equality.