Support from private sponsors and the grant from the Ministry of Culture form the backbone of the establishment, realization and running of the Nobel Peace Center. A fruitful collaboration with the sponsors is key for presenting exciting experiences for the public.
Hydro is a global supplier of aluminium with activities throughout the value chain, from bauxite extraction to the production of rolled and extruded aluminium products and building systems.
Based in Norway, the company employs 23,000 people in more than 40 countries.
Rooted in a century of experience in renewable energy production, technology development and progressive partnerships, Hydro is committed to strengthening the viability of the customers and communities we serve.
Hydro is proud of its long-standing partnership with the Nobel Peace Center. The Nobel Peace Center reflects courage, respect and foresight, which are fundamental values for Hydro. Therefore, it feels both important and right to cooperate with the Nobel Peace Center.
-Svein Richard Brandtzæg, CEO of Hydro
Telenor Group is a leading provider of communications services world wide. It is one of the world’s major mobile operators with more than 200 million subscribers and 36 000 employees in 13 markets in Europe and Asia. Telenor is based at Fornebu outside Oslo.
Our vision is to contribute to strengthen the communities we are part of, by making it possible for people to communicate across all kinds of borders. This is how we create value, but also how we create understanding and co-existence. The cooperation with the the Nobel Peace Center is a source of great inspiration to us, because, deep down, we are all working with the same thing: dialogue.
-CEO of Telenor, Sigve Brekke
ABB has been one of the Center’s main sponsors since 2010. ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact.
ABB in Norway employs more than 2,000 people. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 135,000 people.
For ABB it is an honour to be a supporter of the Nobel Peace Center. The Center has become a national arena, with international reach, and with a message it is easy to support.
-Steffen Waal, president of ABB AS