The Simons Foundation

Founding Year: 1985



Dr. Jennifer Allen Simons (Founder & CEO)

“Is a private foundation committed to advancing positive change through education in peace, disarmament, international law and human security.” It continuously strives to “foster a greater understanding of key global barriers to peace” by working with “non-governmental organizations, multilateral institutions and educational institutions” on worldwide peace projects. It also “convenes global leaders for high-level strategic and policy dialogues and sponsors important academic research through fellowships and chairs.”

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The Simons Foundation contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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