A partnership between
United Nations Alliance of Civilizations & BMW Group

Why an Intercultural Innovation Award? Cultural diversity can bring important societal and economic benefits, but successful management of cultural diversity requires promoting intercultural dialogue and building inclusive societies. So we have developed an award. WE IDENTIFY AND SUPPORT THE MOST INNOVATIVE GRASSROOTS PROJECTS THAT ENCOURAGE INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE AROUND THE WORLD.

Shine a Light

Brazil/United States of America



On Our Radar

United Kingdom


The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and BMW Group are pleased to announce the fifth edition of the Intercultural Innovation Award. The deadline for applications is Monday, 5 June 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in New York (extended).

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The Blessing Basket Project

United States of America

Intercultural Leaders

Awarded organizations will become members of Intercultural Leaders, an exclusive skills and knowledge-sharing platform.


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