About

The purpose of the Foundation shall be...

by presentation of the Right Livelihood Awards, to promote scientific research, education, public understanding and practical activities which:

  • contribute to a global ecological balance
  • are aimed at eliminating material and spiritual poverty
  • contribute to lasting peace and justice in the world.
About the Foundation
Board

Setting the course

Founded by Jakob von Uexkull, the Right Livelihood Award Foundation’s course is decided by its Board of Trustees.

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Jury

Selecting the Laureates

Annually in September, an international jury chooses the year’s Laureates.

About the Jury
Staff

Behind the scenes

Concentrated manpower for organisation, communication and every piece of work connected with the Award.

About the Staff
Contact

Contact us

Feedback, comments & constructive criticism always welcome.

Contact Us

Contact

Right Livelihood Award Foundation
PO Box 15072
104 65 Stockholm
Sweden

Phone: +46 (0)8 702 03 40
Fax: +46 (0)8 702 03 38

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