Laureates 2009

Present Leadership

Tony Blair

Tony Blair

Anthony Charles Lynton (Tony) Blair, former British Prime Minister, is one of the most outstanding statesmen of our era.

From the time he assumed leadership of the British Labor Party in 1994 until he stepped down as prime minister in 2007, he showed exceptional intelligence and foresight, and demonstrated moral courage and leadership. 

Tony Blair has consistently asked the important questions and thought deeply about the interconnected world of