In 1989,UNESCO created the Félix Houphouët-Boigny Peace Prize for the "safeguarding, maintaining and seeking of peace."
Annual greetings to the Diplomatic Corps,
“ We are all bound to the same destiny,
Press conference on dialogue,
“ We have but one object of hatred : war, but one obsession : peace, peace in the hearts, social peace, peace amongst Nations.”
“ Peace will not exist as long as force will appear to be the only way out of intolerable situations.”