Global Peacebuilders Summit

Global Peacebuilders Summit



Culture Counts Foundation
The Culture Counts Foundation is the initiator of the Global Peacebuilder Summit, and the foundation's team is responsible for its organisation. For over ten years, the Culture Counts Foundation has been practicing and teaching constructive, solution-orientated journalism.
In crisis regions, as well as in Germany. Our topic areas are peace processes, sustainable development and cultural diversity. Our most important project in reporting on peace work is Peace Counts.

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The Federal Foreign Office

The Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany is providing the Global Peacebuilder Summit with financial and organisational support. This support is part of Germany's wide-ranging engagement on the behalf of civil society activists in crisis-torn countries.

Helga Breuninger Stiftung

Helga Breuninger Stiftung
The Helga Breuninger Stiftung is the host foundation for the Global Peacebuilder Summit in Paretz. Its event facilities have the latest conference equipment and are idyllically situated on the banks of the Havel river, only 45 minutes from Berlin by train. The foundation's team regularly welcomes guests from all around the world, and is looking forward to the peace summit.

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Ashoka supports social entrepreneurs around the world and proposed candidates for the Global Peacebuilder Summit.

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Berghof Foundation
The Berghof Foundation is an independent, non-governmental and non-profit organisation that supports efforts to prevent political and social violence, and to achieve sustainable peace through conflict transformation. The Berghof Foundation proposed candidates for the Global Peacebuilder Summit.

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The zivik program promotes international peace projects in crisis regions and advises both non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and the German Federal Foreign Office on this important field of activity. Drawing on its rich experience and database, zivik suggested candidates for the Global Peacebuilder Summit.


Zeitenspiegel Reportagen
Zeitenspiegel Reportagen is an agency specialising in feature stories, located in south-west Germany.  Its reporters and photographers have produced many of the Peace Counts stories. Some of those featured in them will be attending the Global Peacebuilder Summit.

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Peace Direct

Peace Direct is an international NGO that works with local people to stop violent conflict and build sustainable peace. Peace Direct supports local organisations around the world and publishes Insight on Conflict, the leading online resource on local peacebuilding in conflict zones. Drawing on comprehensive experience of supporting locally led approaches to peace, Peace Direct recommended participants for the Global Peacebuilder Summit.


forum Nachhaltig Wirtschaften

forum Nachhaltig Wirtschaften is one of the leading German magazines for sustainability, corporate social responsibility and social business - for decision makers in economy, politics, science, NGOs and society. Read more about pioneers of change, solutions and best-practise-pattern - get inspired!