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Monday, 10 May, 2021

Living History - inspiring histories of individuals and initiatives from around the globe.

Tuesday, 30 March, 2021

It is not just the lives of participants they touch, it also leads to personal change of team members themselves.

Saturday, 23 January, 2021

Message from the International Council for 2021

Wednesday, 18 November, 2020

'My wish is that people will live in harmony' - Max Gros-Louis

Monday, 31 August, 2020

Healing Racism

Saturday, 04 July, 2020

Reflections on National Aboriginal Peoples Day

Friday, 26 June, 2020

I believe there are two types of people in the world: those who keep to-do lists and those who don’t. Which one are you?

Sunday, 05 April, 2020

COVID-19: A time for unity, values and mutual support
A Message from the International Council

Wednesday, 19 February, 2020

At Asia Plateau during the ‘Towards a Humane World’ conference we had the honour of interviewing Niketu Iralu on why he believes building trust is crucial to the work he does within communities.

Friday, 31 January, 2020

Restoring the link between youth and authority