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Presenting the 2018 Hero Award Semifinalists

23rd April 2018

Since last April, more than 10 million Acts of Peace have been added to Billion Acts in over 151 countries!

12 were chosen as this year’s 2018 Hero Awards semifinalists in 6 categories:

  • Best Youth Act
  • Best University Act
  • Best Social Enterprise Act
  • Best Community Act
  • Best Nonprofit Act
  • Best Up and Coming Peacemaker Act


Countries Represented:

South Africa, Chile, Timor-Leste, Netherlands, UK, USA, West Africa, and Germany



Techo, Rethaka, IKEA Foundation, Little Sun, Rotary International, Mercy Corps, Ba Futuru, We Dine Together, Peace is a Lifestyle, Climate-Smart Villages, Asian University for Women, and Student Action for Refugees


Working in all of the Billion Acts 10 Focus Areas:


Watch the videos for each nominee on the voting page, and vote for your favorites every day until May 18th! 

Climate Smart Villages from PeaceJam on Vimeo.