Interview with Meredith Preston McGhie, Secretary General of the Global Centre for Pluralism — The Ismaili, 07 January 2020

Meredith Preston McGhie was appointed as the Global Centre for Pluralism’s Secretary General in October 2019, and presided over the recent Global Pluralism Awards, alongside Mawlana Hazar Imam. Here she explains the meaning of pluralism, and how the Centre is addressing today’s urgent global challenges. The Global Centre for Pluralism was created to advance positive…

Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre in Khorog opens its doors to the Jamat

Nestled amid flourishing trees, a flowing river, and a formidable mountain range, the newly opened Ismaili Jamatkhana and Centre in Khorog is a long-awaited blessing for the Jamat of Tajikistan. Up close, a jewel is made up of a number of facets, each producing intriguing patterns, which help the gem to shine. Shimmering bright on…

Pluralism paves a path to inclusion | Globe & Mail

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Efforts to eliminate difference and impose the will of the majority drive far too many of today’s conflicts. Joe Clark, 16th Prime Minister of Canada and Bience Gawanas, Special Advisor to Minister of Health and Social Services, Namibia. Special for Globe & Mail. Diversity is not the problem. Negative responses to…

2017 Global Pluralism Award Recipients — Global Centre for Pluralism, Canada

In recognition of outstanding achievements to support more inclusive societies worldwide, the renowned international jury, selected 10 finalists for the inaugural 2017 Global Pluralism Award 2017 Award Winners Leyner Palacios Asprilla  | Colombia Founder, Committee for the Rights of Bojayá Victims Leyner is a Colombian community leader and human rights advocate that has fought for…