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BREAKING NEWS: Global Business & Peace Symposium and Awards to be held at start of PyeongChang Winter Paralympics

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Seoul, Korea -- On March 7-8, 2018, immediately before the opening of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympics, international business, government and civil society leaders will gather in Seoul Korea for the second biannual Global Business & Interfaith Peace Symposium and Awards.* The symposium will show to a global audience – in the spirit of

the Paralympics – that peace is achievable. These global leaders will exchange experiences with their Korean counterparts on lessons learned from advancing peace and intercultural understanding through business. Together they will offer ideas on the current crisis with North Korea as well as on other regional and global threats to peace and human flourishing.

* The Awards are an initiative of the Religious Freedom & Business Foundation in collaboration with the Global Compact Network Korea, the Business for peace platform of the United Nations Global Compact, and the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations.