What are the tools to match the needs of our increasingly diverse communities with the opportunities presented by large infrastructure projects?
As cities around the world get more diverse, city builders are asking: How inclusive are we? How do we get better? Here are a few solutions that we heard in Atlanta...
A million refugees arrived in Europe this year, says Alexander Betts, and "our response, frankly, has been pathetic." In this insightful talk, he offers four ways to change the way we treat refugees, so they can make an immediate contribution to their new homes.
Prime Minister announces intention to recommend the appointment of GDX Executive Director Ratna Omidvar to the Senate of CanadaPublished on March 18, 2016
“I’m very proud and humbled by today's announcement. As Executive Director of Ryerson’s Global Diversity Exchange for the past two years, I’ve learned much about the rich diversity of our campus, city, province and country, and how we engage with the world through our diversity. I hope to bring these perspectives to Ottawa”, said Ratna Omidvar.
Published on March 4, 2016
Companies have a bottom-line incentive to promote policies that encourage diversity—increasingly seen as a tool to spur innovation.
Published on February 12, 2016
The issue is suddenly dominating global discussions. Will it also play a key role in Habitat III?
Observations from Canadian thought leaders, shared at an Economic Club of Canada forum on February 12, 2016.