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Contributions from symposium participants and other information about isolation and social connectedness

Sauvé Forum Series Event Explores Holistic Approaches to Global Challenges

On March 9th, the Jeanne Sauvé Forum Series on Social Connectedness and International Development continued its Winter 2017 session with ...
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Celebrating the SDG Pyramid to Happiness!

This year's International Day of Happiness, being celebrated today around the world, also marks the launch of the SDG Pyramid to ...
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Social Connectedness a Key to Happiness Worldwide

Today, we celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of Happiness! How important is it to be happy? It’s simple really: ...
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Canada Endorses the Safe Schools Declaration

On February 21st, Canada became one of 59 countries to have endorsed the Safe Schools Declaration, expressing its political commitment to ...
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The Power of Music in Overcoming Hate

On January 27, 2017, a man attacked the Islamic Cultural Center in Quebec City, killing six men and wounding 19 ...
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International Women’s Day 2017: Women Serve, Women Solve, Women Lead

International Women’s Day is always an important opportunity to recognize and champion the rights of women. This year, perhaps more ...
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Kim Samuel Presents on the “Meaning and Politics of Loneliness” at Oxford

Today, Kim Samuel joined an esteemed panel at the University of Oxford addressing the “Meaning and Politics of Loneliness”.  Kim’s presentation, ...
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Cultivating Kindness and Compassion in Our Schools

Rachel Miletti Law Student, McGill University “Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” – Aristotle ...
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Diversity is Our Strength

Rachel Miletti Law Student, McGill University The global refugee crisis we are witnessing today is a present and unavoidable daily struggle for ...
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