Paradise Rebuilt

03 October 2017

There is a saying in Tibetan: “Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength”. No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful an experience is, if we lose our hope, that is the real disaster. At times though it can be easy to give in to despair. For the…

72nd United Nations General Assembly

01 October 2017

I was in Manhattan last month for the 72nd UN General Assembly. It’s an extraordinary time to be in the city – leaders from the worlds of global politics, diplomacy, and development are all there. It’s a rallying point for citizens of the world, and an opportunity to lead change…