In 2011, at least 526,000 people died violent deaths around the world. Over three-quarters of these occurred in non-conflict settings. A wide range of people around the globe are working to change this depressing reality. But who are these men and women who have dedicated their lives to making the world a safer place? Members of AOAV staff have come together to select 100 people who are outstanding examples of those trying to change the world for the better.
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Nobel Peace Prize laureates
NGO and not-for-profit leaders
Ruben César Fernandes
Melina Risso & Luciana Guimarães
Andrew Tomlinson & Jonathan Woolley