Right Livelihood Award Foundation
Right Livelihood Award Foundation

Founding Year: 1980

Staff: 10

Budget: €3m (2019)

 Ole von Uexküll (Executive Director)

A foundation that “supports people and organizations offering visionary and exemplary solutions to the root causes of global problems.” It “recognizes that, in striving to meet the human challenges of today’s world, the most inspiring and remarkable work often defies any standard classification.”

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Right Livelihood Award Foundation contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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