In 2018, on the 100th anniversary of the World War I armistice. French President Emmanuel Macron launched the Paris Peace Forum “Peace is the ultimate goal of what we’re doing,” says the Forum’s General Director, Justin Vaisse. “How do we organise the planet better, so as to decrease tensions and causes of war?”
The forum is a platform where projects can be scaled up by networking. It selects 10 projects from all over the world every year, and helps initivitates move forward and scale. In case you missed it, Starling’s Stephen Scott and Karen Cook wrote about how war and peace are intimately tied to the ability of economies to provide a path to prosperity. Click here to read that article.
Starling was proud to have been selected for the inaugural event last year. If you’re interested in attending the event this November, you can request an invitation here.