Global Centre for Pluralism moves to its permanent home in Canada

Global Centre for Pluralism moves to its permanent home in CanadaThe Global Centre for Pluralism (GCP) is governed by an international Board of Directors chaired by His Highness the Aga Khan.

The Global Centre for Pluralism is an independent, not-for-profit international research and education centre located in Ottawa, Canada. Inspired by the example of Canada’s inclusive approach to citizenship, the Centre works to advance respect for diversity worldwide, believing that openness and understanding toward the cultures, social structures, values and faiths of other peoples are essential to the survival of an interdependent world.

“Registered under Canadian law as a non-denominational, bilingual, non-profit organization, the Centre will be guided by an independent Board of Directors made up of leading Canadians and high-profile individuals from around the world. The Board will be jointly constituted by the Aga Khan Development Network and the Government of Canada. His Highness the Aga Khan will lead the Board as Chairman.”

Ottawa, Canada, 25 October 2006. Government of Canada and Aga Khan sign funding agreement for Global Centre for Pluralism

http://www.pluralism.ca

 

 

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