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  • November 30, 2015
    Lessons for Canada from down under
    Tim Flannery, recipient of Simon Fraser University’s 2015 Jack P. Blaney Award for Dialogue, discusses the role of dialogue in climate action in an op-ed for the Globe and Mail.
  • November 26, 2015
    SFU Convenes Business Leaders and Ethicists on Canadian Climate Policy
    Simon Fraser University’s Centre for Dialogue has released two summary reports from invitational roundtables exploring climate policy advice for the Canadian government in the lead up to the COP21 Paris climate negotiations.

Simon Fraser University’s Centre for Dialogue uses dialogue to generate non-partisan and constructive communication around difficult topics. We partner with government, business, and community groups to explore critical issues that impact the social, economic, environmental, and cultural well-being of our communities.



Mark L. Winston, Professor and Senior Fellow at SFU's Centre for Dialogue has won the 2015 Governor-General's Literary Award for Nonfiction for his book Bee Time: Lessons From the Hive