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John Neto Valente (Re Capital), Anouk Tenten (NVPF), Newman Leech (Re Capital) and former soccer player Luis Figo.

The Non-Violence Project Foundation Announces Multiyear Partnership with RE Capital

The Non-Violence Project Foundation is delighted to announce a multiyear partnership with RE Capital, a pan-European, investment, development and asset management company.
The partnership will be centred on engagement and education for entire communities, and was heralded by the unveiling of a Knotted Gun statue, on the event of the celebration of the Armistice Day, which settles the symbolic e

Anouk Tenten, nouvelle CEO de la Fondation Non-Violence Project basée à Genève

Anouk Tenten, nouvelle CEO de la Fondation Non-Violence Project basée à Genève

Genève, le 14 septembre 2022
La Fondation Non-Violence Project (NVPF) est ravie d’annoncer la nomination d’Anouk Tenten en tant que nouvelle CEO. Avec un profil international et avec plus de 12 ans d’expérience dans le secteur de l’éducation, Anouk Tenten a une grande ambition pour la Fondation, visant à faire des programmes NVP un standard d'excellence pour toutes les organisations dans leur p

La sculpture Non-Violence, aussi connue sous le nom de Pistolet Noué, sur l' Ile Rousseau in Geneva pendant SCULPTUREGARDEN

Le Pistolet Noué exposé pour la première fois dans la Ville de Genève

Genève, le 5 septembre 2022- La Fondation Non-Violence Project se réjouit qu’un exemplaire du Pistolet Noué, symbole international de paix et logo de la Fondation, soit exposé pour la première fois à Genève, ville accueillant de nombreuses organisations internationales oeuvrant pour la paix et siège de la Fondation. L’œuvre d’art qui incorpore un puissant message de non-violence, est exposée sur l

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We inspire, motivate and engage people to learn how to solve conflicts peacefully through raising awareness and education.

The Non-Violence Project Foundation empowers people with creative tools and skills to cultivate awareness and understanding of non-violence, enabling them to overcome violence, leading to a virtuous cycle of positive impact. We believe that knowledge is power, and that creativity can help unlock the full potential of this power through skill-based learning and learning tools that are more engaging, impactful, and relevant to the needs of today and tomorrow.

We have educated more than 9 million people on five continents since the organisation was founded in 1993 in Switzerland. Our education programs and outreach initiatives have won several awards for best practise. President Obama awarded NVP the ”President’s Call to Service Award” in 2011. Other awards include the Presidential Daily Light Award, received by President Bill Clinton, the Paul Harris Fellow Award given by Rotary International, the American National Safety Council Award for best practise and the Weed & Seed Award given by US Justice Department in 2009.

It is thanks to our 30-year legacy, symbol of the Knotted Gun, innovative methods, and a growing community of change advocates like you that we can shape a more peaceful and non-violent world.

We are a non-profit based in Geneva, Switzerland, but operating globally, which means you can join us wherever you are.

For more information about us and our initiatives please visit www.nonviolence.com or contact us at admin@nonviolence.com

The Non-Violence Project Foundation
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1209 Geneva
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