Award Laureates

June 2017
Author: UNFPA

2017 Laureates
Hans Rosling (Sweden)
 Association of Traditional Chiefs of Niger (Association des chefs traditionnels du Niger, ACTN) (Niger)

2016 Laureates
Carmen Barroso (Brazil)
Childbirth in Dignity Foundation (Poland)

2015 Laureates
Dr. Thoraya Obaid (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)
African Population and Health Research Centre (APHRC) (Republic of Kenya)

2014 Laureates
Father Aldo Marchesini (Italy)
Johns Hopkins Program for International Education in Gynecology and Obstetrics (Jhpiego)

2013 Laureates
Dr. Jotham Musinguzi (Uganda)
The International Islamic Centre for Population Studies and Research

2012 Laureates
Ms. Adrienne Germain (USA)
Federation of Reproductive Health Associations (Malaysia)

2011 Laureates
Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi (Iran)
Institut de Formation et de Recherche Démographique (IFORD)

2010 Laureates
Bill Gates and Melinda Gates (United States of America)
Asian Forum of Parliamentarians for Population and Development (AFPPD)

2009 Laureates
Dr. Mahmoud Fathalla (Egypt)
Movimiento Comunal Nicaragüense (MCN)

2008 Laureates
Dame Billie Antoinette Miller (Barbados)
Family Care International (FCI) (New York)

2007 Laureates
Dr. Allan Rosenfield, Dean and Professor of Family Health (United States of America)
Dr. Hossein Malek Afzali (Iran)
Le Comité National de Population of Algeria
The National Population and Family Planning Board of Malaysia

2006 Laureates
Dr. Halida Hanum Akhter (Bangladesh)
Fondation Pour la Santé Reproductive et l’Education Familiale (FOSREF) (Haiti)

2005 Laureates
Ms. Mercedes B. Concepcion (Philippines)
Asociación Pro Bienestar de la Familia de Guatemala

2004 Laureates
Prof. John C. Caldwell (Australia)
Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital (Ethiopia)

2003 Laureates
Mr. Werner Fornos (United States of America)
Family Planning Association of Kenya

2002 Laureates
Dr. Kwasi Odoi-Agyarko (Ghana)
EngenderHealth (United States of America)

2001 Laureates
Dr. Nafis Sadik (Pakistan)
Japanese Organization for International Cooperation in Family Planning

2000 Laureates
Prof. Ismail Awadallah Salam (Egypt)
Fundación Mexicana para la Planeación Familiar (MEXFAM) (Mexico)

1999 Laureates
Dr. Syed Alireza Marandi (Islamic Republic of Iran)
National Committee for Population and Family Planning (Viet Nam)

1998 Laureates
Hugh H. Wynter (Jamaica)
Sabiny Elders Association (Uganda)

1997 Laureates
Elizabeth Aguire de Calderón Sol (El Salvador)
Toshio Kuroda (Japan)
Mechai Viravaidya (Thailand)

1996 Laureates
Leticia Ramos Shahani (Philippines)
Pathfinder International

1995 Laureates
Halfdan Mahler (Denmark)
Inter -African Committee on the Traditional Practices Affecting the Health of Women and Children

1994 Laureates
President Hosni Mubarak (Egypt)
Turkish Family Health and Planning Foundation

1993 Laureates
Fred T. Sai (Ghana)
Mainichi Shimbun Population Problems Research Council

1992 Laureates
J. R. D. Tata (India)
The Population Council

1991 Laureates
Julia J. Henderson (United States of America)
Centre for Population Studies and Responsible Parenthood (Ecuador)

1990 Laureates
Professor Alfred Sauvy (France)
National Family Health and Population Council of Mauritius

1989 Laureates
President Soeharto (Indonesia)
Programme national de Bien-être familial of Togo

1988 Laureates
Shidzue Kato (Japan)
PROFAMILIA (Colombia)

1987 Laureates
President Hussain Muhammad Ershad (Bangladesh)
National Family and Population Office of Tunisia

1986 Laureate
National Population Council of Mexico (CONAPO)

1985 Laureate
International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)

1984 Laureates
Carmen A. Miro (Panama)
Sheldon J. Segal (United States of America)

1983 Laureates
Prime Minister Indira Gandhi (India)
Qian Xinzhong (China)