European Union: Nobel Peace Prize in 2012

In October 2012 the European Union was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for its contibution to the advancement of peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe. A continent once marked by war, and the centennial remembrance of the Great War, has been transformed to a  continent of peace. In this time of peace it is however essential, that we focus on educating future generations of Europeans to strengthen their understanding, tolerance and appreciation of each other in order to maintain and strengthen our peaceful coexistencel. As European citizens in a global world we are interdependent and we have to work together to find common grounds and solve future conflicts.
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obel Peace Prize, you can start here.