Bjørn Ihler

Bjørn Ihler

Bjørn Ihler is a Norwegian activist, writer, designer, and filmmaker working across mediums to promote peace and human rights in defiance of violent extremism. A survivor of the 2011 attack on Utøya Island in Norway, Ihler works to promote an understanding of the influence design, narratives, and storytelling has on culture and how narratives can be transformed to build more peaceful societies. Ihler graduated from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts in 2013 and is currently pursuing a master’s in Peace and Conflict Studies at Hacettepe University.

Tweets by Bjørn Ihler

  • RT @IdeasB2: "...violent extremism and terrorism are not something external to our society. They are a part of our society." -- eye-opening…Mon Mar 18, 3:05pm
  • RT @KofiAnnanFdn: Several members of our @ExtremelyTogether team know first-hand what it means to live through terrorist attacks. Here, @bMon Mar 18, 12:56pm
  • Devastated to hear the news out of the NetherlandsMon Mar 18, 12:55pm

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