“What a wonderful, liberating thing it would be if more of us, more of the time, could see diversity not as a burden, but as a blessing; not as a threat, but as an opportunity.”
– His Highness the Aga Khan


Do you know a pluralism champion? The Pluralism Award 2019 recognizes & supports achievements in tackling the challenge of living peacefully with diversity.


Explore the Centre’s new publication series, Accounting for Change in Diverse Societies.

Our Mission

The Centre serves as a global platform for comparative analysis, education and dialogue about the choices and actions that advance and sustain pluralism.

What's New


Global Pluralism Award 2019

Explore the highlights from the inaugural celebration of the Global Pluralism Award.

Recent Event:

Bridging Ethnic Divides and Building Peace: Lessons from Kenya’s Experience

The Centre partnered with Simon Fraser University Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue to launch a new book by Alice...


History and Memory

The Centre presented a masterclass for history educators in Kyrgyzstan on promoting belonging and inclusion through history education.

What We're Reading

Pluralism paves a path to inclusion

An op-ed in the Globe and Mail by Award Jury members, the Rt. Hon. Joe Clark (Chair) and Ms. Bience Gawanas