Stories

A collection of commentaries on important events and trends
A collection of commentaries on important events and trends

Global Voices

Individuals of many cultures, nationalities, religions, and beliefs are actively involved with Initiatives of Change. These commentaries represent the views of the writer and not necessarily those of Initiatives of Change as a whole. If you would like to contribute a commentary, please email us. We welcome feedback that contributes to the stated aim of this website which is to build relationships of trust across the world's divides. The editors reserve the right to refuse contributions that use intemperate language or vilify others and which do not in our view encourage productive dialogue.

Rob Corcoran
27-Aug-2014

'In recent days, the need for trust, dialogue, honesty and accountability is cited frequently by residents of Ferguson, Mo., as they strive fo

Dr Musharraf Hussain Al-Azhari
11-Aug-2014

When I travel on the London underground I am amused by the announcement 'Mind the Gap', it makes me smile as I believe that there is some

Zooni Dash
07-Aug-2014

Zooni Dash wrote this letter to the Naga newspapers, following a visit to the north east of India, and it was published in March 2014.

05-Aug-2014

A reflection by Cornelio Sommaruga, honorary President of Initiatives of Change International and President of the International Committee of the R

30-Jul-2014

The shooting down of Malaysian Flight 17 over Ukraine may actually open doors for peaceful resolution of the conflict there, suggests John Graham,

11-Jul-2014

It is often challenging to deal with a conflict, and even harder to have more than one to deal with.