Organised by The Peace Foundation and Auckland Council, the Auckland City for peace honours youths, adults, and businesses that support the principles of peace.
Pearl of the Islands Foundation representative Taner Basar was nominated for his contributions in education and intercultural dialogue. He ultimately won and was presented the Adult Peace Award.
These awards will recognize those that act toward peace services and leadership in a way that benefits the community and the environment.
Taner Basar is the Managing Director of the newly opened Little Pearls chidlcare centre in Mt. Albert. He is also frequently involved with intercultural and educational events.