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Friday, 31 January, 2020

Restoring the link between youth and authority

Thursday, 05 December, 2019

Why is there a lack of trust .....? Here is a summary of the local trust issues our project teams are tackling.

Monday, 20 May, 2019
Rajmohan Gandhi

Gandhi’s Strategies Still Inspiring, say Human Rights Veterans

Monday, 06 May, 2019

Never in my life had I thought I would see a monkey...

Sunday, 17 March, 2019

A reflection on Trustbuilding by Barry Hart (USA)

Sunday, 17 February, 2019

Hospitality of our hearts and minds. Rob Corcoran reflects on the celebration honoring 25 years of work by Hope in the Cities

Friday, 25 January, 2019

Asia Plateau, the Centre for Initiatives of Change in India, celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2018. As well as running national and international conferences and training programmes, Asia Plateau has roots in rural India.

Friday, 10 August, 2018

Janyce Konkin's IofC work changed many lives for the better

Tuesday, 24 July, 2018

Change from Within!

Thursday, 10 May, 2018

Various forms of meditation and mindfulness are practiced widely by people of all faith backgrounds as well as those who describe themselves as spiritual but not religious. Brain science is showing the health benefits of such practices.