Unity in Diversity Peace Garden – Inaugurated in Mumbai

Unity in Diversity Peace Garden – Inaugurated in Mumbai Remarks by Dr. Hanifa D. Mezoui PhD Senior Advisor Humanitarian Affairs and Civil Society United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Click here to download Dr. Mezoui’s remarks Photo Album Garden Inauguration

REMARKS: High Representative UNAOC at Unity in Diversity, India

Unity in Diversity – World Civil Society, India Launch Remarks by H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al–Nasser United Nations High Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Delivered by Dr. Hanifa Mezoui, PhD Senior Advisor, Humanitarian Affairs and Civil Society, UNAOC Click here to download

Centre For Management won the DNA Innovative B Schools Award for Industry Academic Interface

SAGE Foundation is the CSR arm of Thadomal Shahani Centre for Management, which focuses on creating heart centric business professionals who will be the transformational leaders of tomorrow. Centre For Management (CFM) was given the prestigious DNA Innovative B Schools Award for Industry Academic Interface at a glittering ceremony in Mumbai. These awards select top business schools from all over India and recognize them for the innovative work they do in areas like academics, placements & student marketing. TSCFM and SAGE Foundation Managing Director, Akhil Shahani said, “The main reason for business schools to exist is to create industry ready … Read more

UNAOC-BMW Group Award for Intercultu​ral Innovation

Thadomal Shahani Centre for Management and SAGE Foundation, as the disseminating partners of UNAOC and GDF send you the latest update on the United Nations/ BMW Award. Please forward this to deserving individuals or organizations who you think will qualify for this prestigious award. Press Release 23 September 2011 UN Alliance of Civilizations and BMW Group sign agreement for the Award for Intercultural Innovation BMW Group to expand its commitment to intercultural understanding The UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group are pooling their expertise in the area of intercultural understanding in a joint initiative, the ‘Award for … Read more

Latest development at the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)

SAGE Foundation has partnered with the UNAOC in order to launch the UNAOC-BMW Award for Intercultural Innovation (“The Award”). This annual Award will identify highly innovative initiatives that are advancing cross-cultural understanding among different communities and cultures around the world. For future recipients of the Award, alongside a monetary prize, winning will mean receiving direct support from the UNAOC and its powerful network composed of civil society, corporate, government, media and foundation partners in order to scale up and replicate them in various settings. By encouraging new intercultural methods and approaches, the Award is unique in its category and offers … Read more


Bridging Cultures: Building Peace & Development KERALA, INDIA 6-8 FEBRUARY 2011 http://www.globaldialoguefoundation.org/india2011.html The Global Dialogue Foundation principal purpose is to:   Initiate and promote dialogue and collaboration for increased understanding among cultures and civilizations. Maintain the identity of original traditions; fostering their impact on the development of mainstream society. Strengthen the voice of the Asia Pacific Region in the debate on dialogue and understanding among peoples and cultures. Contribute significantly in supporting the work of the UN Alliance of Civilizations in the Region. As ordinary citizens from beautiful planet Earth, we will try in an ordinary manner to articulate what … Read more


It’s not often you get an opportunity to step up and make a real difference while experiencing travel and adventure in a land of paradox. This is exactly what we are inviting you to do when you join us on this incredible journey of the heart in India. You will experience India like you have never dreamed before on the most unique, inspiring and soul fulfilling travel adventure. SAGE Journey to India is no glossy travel itinerary. Come with us to experience India at the grass roots level. This journey will be one of the most profound of your life … Read more


From 10-12 October, political leaders, civil society activists, private sector and media representatives came together from Australia and throughout the Asia-Pacific region for the inaugural ‘Unity in Diversity-10.10.10 Global Dialogue Forum’ in Melbourne. Hosted by the Global Dialogue Foundation (GDF) and the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), the event highlighted successful examples of collaboration across cultures and provided a unique platform for new partnerships aimed at building cross cultural understanding in the region. Participants heard the views of the Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Robert Doyle; the High Representative of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, President Jorge Sampaio; as well as … Read more

SAGE and PATT Foundation Tree Plantation Drive

SAGE and PATT are organizing a tree plantation project on 22nd of May, 2010 on land owned by INS Trata (Defence establishment). This land is a stone’s throw away from Bandra-Worli sea link (Worli entrance). At present the site is barren, rough and rocky. After the plantation it will be a beautiful site and will add to the greenery of Mumbai. This is in line with the objective of SAGE and PATT to beautify Mumbai and bring about a change in society. Volunteers are needed to assist with this plantation project. To assist the volunteers pits have already been dug … Read more

PATT, SAGE and UTI Mumbai tree Plantation

Another tree plantation project was flagged off on 17th March 2010 by PATT foundation, SAGE foundation, INS Trata (Indian Navy) and the Unit trust of India (UTI) mutual funds, Mumbai. UTI funded the entire project with great support from INS TRATA who provided the land for the plantation of the 200 coconut trees. The beautiful piece of land is located in Worli facing the Arabian Sea and the famous Bandra-Worli Sea link.UTI was well represented by senior executives including Mr. Jaideep Bhattacharya (CMO, UTI Mutual Fund), Mr. T.N. Radhakrishna (Head HR, UTI Mutual Fund) and Mr. Gaurav Suri (Head marketing, UTI … Read more