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Winners of the Oslo Business for Peace Award 2017

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We are delighted to announce the winners of The Oslo Business for Peace Award 2017 on  March 28th. John Danilovich, Secretary General of our international partner, International Chamber of Commerce, will be announcing the winners at an event at the Oslo City Hall, hosted by Governing Mayor Raymond Johansen. You are welcome to join the event via the streaming system on our website and facebook page. Find out more about the previous honourees here. The Award Ceremony and celebration of the 2017 Honourees will take place in Oslo City Hall […]

Business for Peace on the agenda for Nobel laureates

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Ambassador Mona Juul talking to Founder BfP Per Saxegaard

On February 9th, Nobel laureates Ouided Bouchamaoui, Dr Shirin Ebadi and Finn Kydland gathered at the Norwegian Embassy in London, and were soon joined on telephone by Michael Spence. The laureates constitute the Award Committee for the Oslo Business for Peace Award. The annual prize is awarded to international business leaders who in a responsible and ethical way create value for business as well as society. The committee met in London to select the Business for Peace Honourees for 2017. The prize is established by Business for Peace, an Oslo […]

Nobel Peace Prize – A recognition and an incentive to the Colombian business leaders who act businessworthy

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From left to right: Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia (source: The Guardian) and Juan Andrés Cano, 2015 Business for Peace Honouree The Business for Peace Foundation would like to congratulate the President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, and the Colombian people for this important recognition. We are delighted to see that the Nobel Peace Prize is providing a new impetus to their efforts in looking for a negotiated solution to the oldest running armed conflict in Latin America. The Business for Peace Foundation, like many others, strongly believe in […]

Watch the 2016 Oslo Business for Peace Award Ceremony

Here you can watch the Oslo Business for Peace Award Ceremony in Oslo City Hall, May 3rd 2016 Share

Time to make the Businessworthy pledge!

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As the Businessworthy pledge was handed over to PM Erna Solberg today by Business for Peace Honourees Arif Naqvi and Paul Polman, the www.businessworthy.org microsite went live.   The Business for Peace Foundation now welcomes all business leaders to commit to dedicating their effort and business into achieving the #SDGs. By supporting the pledge – you are part of a vanguard of women and men in the business community who understand that business can not succeed in societies that fail, and that the #SDGs are a once in a lifetime […]

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