The jury reviewed 200 nominations from 43 countries and after careful consideration 3 award winners and 7 honourable mentions have been selected.
The Award Jury travelled from around the world to meet in Ottawa on April 6 and 7. Following an intense deliberation process the Jury selected the list of finalists. Jurors also had a chance to meet with local and national influencers. Stay tuned for the announcement of the three Award winners in September 2017.
What is the Global Pluralism Award?
Recognizing Pluralism in Action
The new Global Pluralism Award recognizes pluralism in action. It celebrates the extraordinary achievements of organizations, individuals and governments who are tackling the challenge of living peacefully and productively with diversity.
What is Pluralism?
Pluralism, founded on respect for diversity, requires that human differences are protected and valued. Read more.
The international jury for the 2017 Award is made up of seven distinguished members from a range of disciplines and backgrounds. Read more.