International links

Research Institutes focusing on Mindfulness, Empathy and Compassion

Centre for Mindfulness at the University of Massachusetts

Centre for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University

Centre for Healthy Minds at University of Wisconsin – Madison

Greater Good Science Center at University of California, Berkeley

Compassionate Mind Foundation UK

 

Community Initiatives

Charter for Compassion – global movement for compassion

Empathy and Compassion in society

How to start an empathy revolution — TED talk by Roman Krznaric


Empathy Library logo Empathy library — Books and films to spark an empathy revolution on the Empathy Library website

 

Government

Mindful Nation UK — 115 UK parliamentarians undertook mindfulness classes in 2015

Mindful Nation US

 

Industry

Training for employees — Companies such as NAB/IBM/Google providing their employees training based on mindfulness, emotional intelligence and neuroscience

 

Education

Roots of Empathy — A school educational program that has been delivered to 500,000 children around the world since 1996

 

Articles and Research Papers

‘Building the Case for Mindfulness in the Workplace’ – One year after the Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group released its seminal Mindful Nation UK report, the Mindfulness Initiative has launched a new publication, October 2016.

The Unexpected Benefits of Compassion for Business’ by Dr Emma Seppala, 22 April 2016

‘My children became my greatest teachers’ by Roman Krznaric, 25 January 2014 in The Guardian

 

 

 

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