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Inaugural Finance Forum Webinar Explores Future of European Union

Panel of experts look at long-term consequences of a German European Central Bank ruling for the future of the European Union and Eurozone

In the Spirit of European Cooperation

Introductory remarks by Yves Mersch, member of the Executive Board of the ECB and vice-chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, at Salzburg Global Finance Forum webinar

Seda Röder - How Can Corporate Directors Become More Resilient Before The Next Disruptive Event?

In the latest installment of the Salzburg Questions for Corporate Governance series, Seda Röder asks directors to consider corporate liquidity and flexibility in times of disruptive crisis

Pakistan’s Best Kept Secret: Lahore Museum 

Multi-time Salzburg Global Fellow, Anwar Akhtar on why his film – made with Ajoka Theatre – “Pakistan’s Best Kept Secret: Lahore Museum”, has much to say about peace, for both South Asia and the UK

Education, Solidarity, and Support in the Time of the Coronavirus

Salzburg Global Fellow Salam Dharejo, taking part in the Asia Peace Innovators Forum, outlines the work of the Lyari’s Girls Café in Karachi, Pakistan, during a lockdown

“Education Can Save the Future” 

Stefania Giannini, Assistant Director-General for Education, UNESCO speaks at Salzburg Global-WISE program on Education Disrupted, Education Reimagined

Empowering Youth Through Conflict Sensitivity on Transboundary Water Conflict

Salzburg Global Fellow Sudarat Tuntivivat, taking part in the Asia Peace Innovators Forum, reflects on the role of young peacebuilders in the Mekong River basin
Statements

Confronting Power and Privilege for Inclusive, Equitable and Healthy Communities

Salzburg Global Fellows set out a call to interrogate power and analyze privilege to create and sustain healthy communities 

Salzburg Global Fellows Design New Global Principles for Measuring Patient Safety

Principles feature in new Salzburg Statement which comes from a recent program held between Salzburg Global Seminar and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Health Fellows Launch Two Salzburg Statements and Fellow Recommendations

Publications stem from program on "Bridging Worlds: How Can We Use Business and Economic Development Strategies to Support Better Health?"

On International Day of Happiness, Salzburg Global Fellows Call for Social and Emotional Learning

Greater recognition and implementation of Social and Emotional Learning is needed to help develop happier, more resilient children and for fairer, kinder, more inclusive societies

Salzburg Global Calls for Innovations in Dementia Care and Dementia-Friendly Communities on World Alzheimer’s Day

Salzburg Statement from the program, Changing Minds: Innovations in Dementia Care and Dementia-Friendly Communities, endorsed by health care professionals across the world

Salzburg Global Fellows Call for Innovations in Dementia Care and Dementia-Friendly Communities

Salzburg Global Fellows from Changing Minds: Innovations in Dementia Care and Dementia-Friendly Communities issue call for action

Fellows Develop Salzburg Statement on Social and Emotional Learning in MENAT region

Three-day program in Amman, Jordan, brings together participants from 15 countries
Fellows

Pakistan’s Best Kept Secret: Lahore Museum 

Multi-time Salzburg Global Fellow, Anwar Akhtar on why his film – made with Ajoka Theatre – “Pakistan’s Best Kept Secret: Lahore Museum”, has much to say about peace, for both South Asia and the UK

Black Lives Matter: Toppling Colston - Vandalism or Vindication?

Historian and former Salzburg Global Vice President, Timothy Ryback launches new blog series on Contested Histories

Launch of a “Lockdown Mini-Opera” for Salzburg Global Fellow and Political Prisoner Osman Kavala

Artists from around the world – including several Salzburg Global Fellows – collaborate online to create a new mini-opera paying tribute to Kavala's courage

Is Philanthropy Using Inequitable Practices to Achieve Equity?

Lindsay Hill, Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Raikes Foundation and Dwayne Proctor, Senior Adviser to the President, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation open the new series of Salzburg Questions

Feeling at Home

In July 2019, Mira Luce Hamdan traveled from Lebanon to Austria to attend the Salzburg Academy on Media and Global Change. When they arrived, they rediscovered their passion for media – and set out on a new life path

Building Healthy Communities: What Is Yours To Do? 

Public health urbanist Nupur Chaudhury says that the time for building healthier communities is not after the pandemic but now

How Can Urban Planning Contribute to Building Health Equity?

Chair of the Salzburg Global program on Building Healthy, Equitable Communities: The Role of Inclusive Urban Development and Investment, Sharon Roerty writes for The BMJ on what can be done to make cities a more healthy place to live
Opinions

In the Spirit of European Cooperation

Introductory remarks by Yves Mersch, member of the Executive Board of the ECB and vice-chair of the Supervisory Board of the ECB, at Salzburg Global Finance Forum webinar

Seda Röder - How Can Corporate Directors Become More Resilient Before The Next Disruptive Event?

In the latest installment of the Salzburg Questions for Corporate Governance series, Seda Röder asks directors to consider corporate liquidity and flexibility in times of disruptive crisis

Pakistan’s Best Kept Secret: Lahore Museum 

Multi-time Salzburg Global Fellow, Anwar Akhtar on why his film – made with Ajoka Theatre – “Pakistan’s Best Kept Secret: Lahore Museum”, has much to say about peace, for both South Asia and the UK

Education, Solidarity, and Support in the Time of the Coronavirus

Salzburg Global Fellow Salam Dharejo, taking part in the Asia Peace Innovators Forum, outlines the work of the Lyari’s Girls Café in Karachi, Pakistan, during a lockdown

Black Lives Matter: Toppling Colston - Vandalism or Vindication?

Historian and former Salzburg Global Vice President, Timothy Ryback launches new blog series on Contested Histories

Empowering Youth Through Conflict Sensitivity on Transboundary Water Conflict

Salzburg Global Fellow Sudarat Tuntivivat, taking part in the Asia Peace Innovators Forum, reflects on the role of young peacebuilders in the Mekong River basin

Stephanie Bertels - What Role Should Corporate Directors Play in Reshaping Our Global Economy?

Academic Stephanie Bertels outline four ways for organizations to address structural and cultural inequalities in latest installment on Salzburg Questions for Corporate Governance