The Mayor's Office of Gernika-Lumo has awarded the Gernika Prize for Peace and Reconciliation 2020 in its modality "to personalities or institutions of great visibility and who have stood out for facilitating the transformation of conflicts and for laying the foundations for future reconciliation processes " This award highlights the work of volunteers and their great commitment to the defense of human rights, peace, and justice in the world. The expected date for the award ceremony is April 26, the day of the commemoration of the 83rd anniversary of the Nazi aviation bombing of the town of Gernika.

From PBI we are deeply grateful for the recognition, not only for the value it brings to the almost 40 years of work in favor of non-violence, but also for the symbolic importance that a city like Gernika has in promoting peace culture.

"The GERNIKA PRIZE FOR PEACE AND RECONCILIATION 2020 in one of its nominations has been awarded by the INTERNATIONAL PEACE BRIGADES for the outstanding work of the volunteers and their great commitment to the defense of human rights, peace, and justice in the world."

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