Connecting for Change brings together innovators from the business, social and philanthropic sectors to build connections and understanding about how to work together to create sustained social change, thus a more compassionate and peaceful world.
- His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Below is the program the Connecting for Change participants enjoyed during the Dialogue, held September 26th to 28th, 2009 in Vancouver, BC.
Vancouver - The Dalai Lama will headline a “spiritual dream team” of Nobel Peace Prize laureates and international activists at a peace summit this September in Vancouver.
The Dalai Lama will also be a guest editor of The Vancouver Sun for a special edition themed around "Educating the Heart."
"It is an honour indeed to have the Dalai Lama guest edit The Vancouver Sun. Humbling, exciting and maybe even a little bit intimidating, although I suspect a kinder editor could not be found.
The Learning Journey & Connecting for Change
By Ward Mailliard
If you are curious, I would point you towards the Ubuntu Project video at or either of the two blogsites that contain the student descriptions of their experience: www.santacruzlive.com/blogs/mtmadonna and www.values.mountmadonnaschool.org.