Hardanger Academy on Peace, Development and Environment

Founding Year: 2005



A non-profit organization formerly known as “Nordic Peace Academy” that works “on peace issues and opportunities to resolve small and large conflicts through meetings and dialogue.” Applies the teachings of peace researcher Johann Galtung in seminars and workshops.

Holds the that its annual summer symposia in Jondal since 2000.

Note: Website only available in Norwegian. Google translation can be found here.

Hardanger Academy on Peace, Development and Environment contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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