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We are looking for Volunteers for the Business for Peace Summit

Business for Peace 2016.
Business for Peace 2016.

                All the Business for Peace employees were super helpful, giving me extra information and guidance throughout the event! – Roberta, 2017 Volunteer   We worked in a nice atmosphere and were allowed to listen to all the discussions, which was great. – Anna, 2017 Volunteer   I felt included, valuable and appreciated by the Foundation! – Ulla, 2017 Volunteer Business for Peace is now looking for enthusiastic, talented volunteers, to be part of planning and execution of the Business for Peace Summit […]

Christiana Figueres to 2018 Summit

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christiana_COP21_speech

Forging a new brand of collaborative diplomacy, Christiana Figueres spent six years working for the UN as the Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, and was one of the key architects of the Paris Agreement. Christiana is now leading Mission 2020, a global initiative to bring “new urgency” to the “global climate conversation”. If the world is to avoid surpassing 2C by 2100, the emissions must peak before 2020 and then begin to rapidly decline – this means that the window of being able to change the course is very narrow. Private sector plays […]

Internship Opportunity

Business for Peace Summit 2017. Professorboligen.
Business for Peace Summit 2017. Professorboligen.

Interested in responsible business and sustainability? Good with social media? Business for Peace Foundation opens up an internship running from February out May, with a possibility for extension, working mainly on communication and 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 have the opportunity 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 […]

2018 Summit: Building Trust- Accelerating Climate Leadership

Trustworthiness
Trustworthiness

Are the world’s institutions running up a trust deficit? Geopolitical tensions are rising and supranational alliances disintegrating. Popular unrest against elites is surging, the pace of change, globalisation and automation challenge employees across countries and industries, while climate change is testing the boundaries between politics and business.   Society’s trust in key institutions – with business sharing the fate of governments, NGOs and media – has declined markedly over the last years. CEOs have a low credibility among the broader population, and are short of a key currency. At the […]

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