The International Children’s Peace Prize is accompanied by an Project Fund of €100,000. Each year this fund is invested by KidsRights in projects that are closely connected to the winner's area of work in the country of the winner.
Kehakshan Basu from the United Arab Emirates won the International Children's Peace Prize in 2016. The prize was presented to her by Nobel Peace Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus. At the age of 16, Kehkashan won the prize for her courageous fight against environmental degredation and climate justice.
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2006, Bangladesh