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Rainforest Foundation Norway

Rainforest Foundation Norway ‒ RFN

Oslo, Norway

RFN was established in 1989 with an aim to protect human rights and the environment, especially indigenous people and traditional populations of the world's rainforests. RFN is a legally and financially independent non-governmental organisation. Part of its work involves influencing policies and practices of governments, intergovernmental bodies and private enterprises to ensure that they are consistent with rainforest protection.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.regnskog.no/en/#top

Address:
Rainforest Foundation Norway Mariboes gate 8, 0183 Oslo

Country:
Norway

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Europe, Central Africa, Southeast Asia and Oceania,
Operating languages
English , Norwegian

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Government , Industry-Private sector
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 24
Norway average
 35
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Yngve Kristiansen
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Yngve Kristiansen
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2022
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 84
Norway average
 32
Global average
 44
2021
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 84
% Female staff
2022
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 56%
Norway average
 52%
Global average
 53%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 4
Norway average
 47
Global average
 35

Social

Likes (2022)
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 1,251
Norway average
 12,371
Global average
 32,721
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 17,011
Norway average
 6,975
Global average
 19,343
Subscribers (2022)
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 0
Norway average
 331
Global average
 5,612
Followers (2022)
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 2,065
Norway average
 2,490
Global average
 14,875
Followers (2022)
Rainforest Foundation Norway
 1,582
Norway average
 7,067
Global average
 16,371

Data notes

Last updated: 20/04/2022
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts
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