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Social Media Internship

Social Media Internship
Social Media Internship

Interested in responsible business and sustainability? Great at social media? Business for Peace Foundation opens up an internship running from November out December, with possibility for extension, working mainly on social media. The internship is part-time with flexible hours and perfect next to your studies! You will gain great insight into our work and the possibility to participate in several exciting projects. Working on the Foundation’s different social media channels, we are looking for a person with English proficiency and strong writing skills. Social media awareness is also highly appreciated. […]

Celebrate International Day of Peace: Nominate a candidate for the Oslo Business for Peace Award

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Slide BfP Nomination Process. 04

Oslo – Together with our partners in the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and UN Global Compact (UNGC), we are now seeking candidates for the 2018 Oslo Business for Peace Award. The Award is the highest distinction given to a businessperson for outstanding businessworthy accomplishments – ethically and responsibly creating value both for company and society.   To sustain successfully in business, leaders are increasingly promoting a businessworthy culture. The stories of our Honourees – business leaders who choose to lead their businesses in a businessworthy manner – […]

Eric Maskin joins Award Committee

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Eric Maskin (1)

It is our pleasure to announce that Eric S. Maskin has joined the Business for Peace Award Committee. Mr. Maskin is the Adams University Professor at Harvard.  He has made contributions to game theory, contract theory, social choice theory, political economy, and other areas of economics. In 2007, he was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics (with L. Hurwicz and R. Myerson) for laying the foundations of mechanism design theory, which is the study of how to achieve social or economic goals when information about citizens’ preferences is incomplete. […]

The 2017 Summit Report is here!

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  Today the Foundation published the 2017 Summit report, presenting a summary of the discussions that took place  at the 2017 Business for Peace Summit. The Summit theme was “Brundtland +30: Breakthrough Ideas for Future-Proofing the Global Economy”, highlighting leadership, technology and finance as three essential tools. If you want to know more about what participants such as Gro Harlem Brundtland, Yngve Slyngstad and Marilyn Carlson Nelson consider as breakthrough ideas, read the full report here. Share

Read the full Aftenposten article on Business for Peace here

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