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This year's Annual Pluralism Lecture will feature Justice Albie Sachs on the battle for the South African Constitution. 
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The Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet is awarded a Nobel Peace Prize for its "decisive contribution" to securing a peaceful democratic transition in Tunisia. Read more > 

About Pluralism

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Pluralism is an umbrella concept for various approaches to inclusive citizenship through mutual respect. Every society must choose its own path. 

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The Centre is renovating the former Canadian war museum building to create a global destination for dialogue. Learn more about the project here.


GCP logo hrz rgb posThe Global Centre for Pluralism is hiring new staff

The Global Centre for Pluralism is hiring and looking to fill open positions. Be part of a high performing team and work towards advancing respect for diversity as a new global ethic. Find out more here.

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Read the Globe and Mail op-ed by the Centre's director, Dr. Azim Nanji, and Secretary General, John McNee, on the misrepresentation of the caliphate by ISIS. Read the article here. 


Kyrgyzstan Workshop Global Centre for PluralismWorkshops in Kyrgyzstan: Process, Perspectives and Practice  

In October, program staff travelled to Kyrgyzstan to deliver a series of workshops to assist participants from international organizations and local NGOs understand how to apply pluralism concepts and content to their community-driven development and peace-building initiatives. Read more about this new initiative.

John McNee at IDEA 2015 SEP 21The Centre's Secretary General speaks to International IDEA

"A country’s success in the future will depend on its ability to deal with pluralism.” The Centre’s Secretary General John McNee was in Stockholm on September 21 speaking to International IDEA about diversity, pluralism and democratic transitions.
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 the Aga Khan International Democracy Forum Global Centre for PluralismHis Highness the Aga Khan speaks at the Athens Democracy Forum

On the role of pluralism in supporting democracy, His Highness said, “At the heart of a democratic ethic is a commitment to genuine dialogue to achieve a better quality of life, even across new barriers of distance and diversity.”
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Annualreport2014 highlightsRead the Global Centre for Pluralism's 2014 Annual Report 

The Annual Report features highlights of our programming in 2014 and presents an update on the performance of the Centre’s endowment fund. 

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