ReliefWeb’s achievements have been recognized in the following awards:
- Certificate of Superior Achievement in International Emergency Information Management (January 1999) from the United States Government
- UN21 awards (March 2004) for achievement in the areas of "knowledge management" and "improvements to the working environment"
- Web4Dev Award (2006) from the World Bank for excellence in Web design and best use of the Web as a tool to support development activities.
- Special Achievement in GIS (2010) award for OCHA at the 30th Annual ESRI International User Conference, in recognition of outstanding work with GIS technology.