Expert on non-violence and three-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Dr. Scilla Elworthy will be in discussion with His Holiness the Dalai Lama as part of the “Power & Care” conference on September 11th in a session entitled, ‘Personal Committment and Global Responsibility’ at the Bozar Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels.
Power and Care is a two and a half day Mind and Life Dialogue of leading experts with His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The Dialogue will include perspectives of the natural sciences, anthropology, psychology, politics, economics and the world’s contemplative traditions. Mind and Life Europe hopes that this conference will be a significant catalyst for the formulation of new research ideas and for imagining societal and governance structures that will contribute to work together for a better world. Buy tickets to the “Power and Care” conference.
“One of the great problems of history is that the concepts of love and power have usually been contrasted as opposites – polar opposites (…). Power at its best is love implementing the demands of justice, and justice at its best is power correcting everything that stands against love.” – Martin Luther King, Jr., August 16th, 1967, last presidential address to the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
About Scilla Elworthy:
Dr Scilla Elworthy is a three time Nobel Peace Prize nominee who has worked closely with Sir Richard Branson and Archbishop Desmond Tutu, as well as the global leadership teams of major international companies. Scilla is available to book as a speaker exclusively through Chartwell Speakers. For her latest availability, fees and topics, please contact her agent Leo von Bulow-Quirk via or call +44 (0) 7833 727090.