Major awards

2011 – Order of Amílcar Cabral-First Degree – Republic of Cape Verde
2010 – Order of José Martí – Cuba
2008 – The Grand Collar of the Order of Prince Henry the Navigator, Portugal
2004 – The Grand Cross of the Order of Rio Branco, Brazil
2001 – Hollywood Film Festival Humanitarian Award, L.A.,US
2002 – Golden Plate Award, Academy of Achievements, N.Y., US
2000 – Gold Medal of the President of Italy
1999 – First Hague Peace Appeal Award, Netherlands
1998 – Gold Medal of the University of Coimbra, Portugal
1998 -The Grand Cross of the Order of Freedom, Portugal
1997 – Medal of the University of San Francisco, CA, US
1996 – Nobel Peace Prize, Oslo, Norway
1996 – First UNPO Freedom Prize, Netherlands
1995 – International Peace Activist Award, Gleitsman Foundation, CA, US
1993 – Professor Thorof Rafto Human Rights Award, Germany