Symposium | 02/04/2017 | 08:00 am

John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University






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Action-oriented panel: Solving conflict and creating empathy in diverse settings (11:30-1:00)
Sat, Feb 04
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Feb 04, 2017, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
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How to create dialogue, empathy and conflict resolution between diverse populations?
A solution-oriented conference

This innovative symposium will facilitate best practices sharing between the French and American models of inclusion by bringing together students, faculty, NGOs, companies and artists France and the US.

Hosted by the Harvard Kennedy School, this event is co-organized by the Harvard Club of France on Campus and the HKS Vice-President of Diversity, with the support of the French Consulate General in Boston and other sponsors. 

Following the symposium, recommandations will be published to national and local governments, companies, NGOs and other diversity and inclusion stakeholders. 


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Charline Avenel is executive vice president of Sciences Po. 

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Patricia Bellinger is Executive Director and Adjunct Lecturer at the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School.

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Jacqueline Bhabha, JD, MsC is a Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

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The Vice-President of Diversity of Harvard Kennedy School’s Student Government and an Arthur Sachs Fellow, George-Axelle Broussillon Matschinga is an International Diversity Expert. Committed to recruiting and advancing minorities and women in the workplace for more th...

Sylvain Bruni is President of the Board of Directors of Boston Pride, the non-profit organization that produces one of the largest LGBT Pride celebrations in the country. He has been involved with Pride since 2004, working first as a volunteer for several events, then...

Victoria A. Budson is a founder and the Executive Director of the Women and Public Policy Program (WAPPP) at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. WAPPP is the preeminent institution for advancing interdisciplinary research on approaches to closing gender gaps, edu...

Born in 1962, Laurent BURIN DES ROZIERS is currently special advisor and first speechwriter for France’s Prime Minister, Bernard CAZENEUVE.

From 2014 to 2016, he was in charge of religious affairs at the French ministry of the Interior, where he particularly contribut...

Michelle-Kim Cohen is Legal Counsel for Dassault Systèmes.  Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, provides businesses and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations.  Its world-leading solutions transform the way products are designed, prod...

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