Fight for Peace has received national and international recognition for its use of sport for development in communities affected by crime and violence.

Some of the prestigious awards and acknowledgements we have received include:

Fight for Peace (Brazil), ÉPOCA/Instituto Doar Best NGOs in Brazil 2017

Fight for Peace, EMpower Champion of Youth Award, EMpower (2016)

Fight for Peace, Beyond Sport Sport for Conflict Resolution Award, Beyond Sport (2015)

Fight for Peace, Leader in Sports Management at 5th Leaders of Brazil Awards, Leaders of Brazil (2015)

Fight for Peace (Brazil) Stars Impact Award for Education, Stars Foundation (2014)

Fight for Peace (UK) Project Oracle Annual Evidence Award, Project Oracle (2014)

Fight for Peace (Brazil) Innovation through Sport Award, Beyond Sport (2013)

Fight for Peace (International) Sport for All Award, International Olympic Committee, (2013)

Luke Dowdney was made a Young Global Leader by the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a sister organisation of the World Economic Forum (2009)

Luke Dowdney was invited by Tony Blair to be an Ambassador for Beyond Sport (2008)

Luke Dowdney won the Sport for Good Award for his work at Fight for Peace, Laureus World Sports Awards (2007)

Luke Dowdney became an Ashoka Fellow and received and UnLtd Level 2 Award for his work as a social entrepreneur (2006)

Luke Dowdney was awarded an MBE by Queen Elizabeth II for Services to the prevention of child exploitation and violence in Brazil (2004)