Norway

From our headquarters in Norway, we focus on the following program areas and objectives:

 

Objectives:

Raise awareness about innovative methods and the latest understanding of how to most effectively empower women and youth

Provide a bridging link and advisory role to facilitate social investment locally and internationally

Pilot community initiatives to empower some of the more disadvantaged groups and communities in Norway, especially women and youth

 

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Programs:

PfC Conferences– five years of international summits on social innovation, sustainable development, and climate change

Community Initiatives– PfC Unlimited & Transforming cities through social innovation

Speak Truth to Power Project– the Norwegian version of a worldwide educational and cultural program that uses the stories of courageous human rights defenders from around the world to educate children and youth about human rights, and urge them to stand up for their beliefs and values

Battle for Humanity– working with our partners Search for Common Ground on ways to counter violent extremism in young people. See the panel discussion led by Saji Prelis HERE.

Lectures and debates: PfC staff regularly participate in conferences, invited lectures and open debates discussing the potential and nature of social enterprise, venture philanthropy, impact investment. See PFC in the News for our latest contributions.

 

These activities were made possible thanks to the following funders:

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 We would also like to thank our in-kind donors that allow PfC to allocate 100% of project funds directly to local projects:

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