Senior happy couple taking selfie on kayak at Big Lagoon in El Nido Palawan - Travel to Philippines wonders - Active elderly concept around the world - Lens flare and sun halo are part of composition

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Jun 17

June 28, 2017

Thought for Today

By Vivek /

I don’t compartmentalize work and life and so the same set of rules apply to both.  A lot of you...

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Jun 17

June 22, 2017

Why we shouldn’t Typecast Refugees

By Vivek /

“They don’t look like refugees,” a friend of mine remarked when she saw a picture of a refugee family at...

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Dhaka, Bangladesh - March 26,2016: A Child Laborer is working inside a workshop at the Dock Yard in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Jun 17

June 14, 2017

Canada and the Child Labour Problem

By Vivek / Advocacy

“Ever wondered who makes the shoes you wear? It is probably a small child working in a factory somewhere,” an...

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Hands were a collaboration concept of teamwork

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Jun 17

June 7, 2017

An Act of Kindness

By Vivek / Other

Six p.m. on the subway can be tough, especially if you have had a rough day. Yesterday was different. Let...

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Bronze statuette of justice (focus on face)

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Jun 17

June 1, 2017

Lady Justice May Be Blind, But She Can Hear You!

By Vivek / Advocacy

The cover of Ingrid Piller’s 2016 book, Linguistic Diversity and Social Justice, features an interesting twist on the iconic image...

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Study Studying Learn Learning Classroom Internet Concept

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May 17

May 31, 2017

A Moment in the Elevator

By Vivek / Other

It is rush hour in the elevator, and as I am scrambling for space, I overhear a conversation. A child,...

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May 17

May 24, 2017

Age is Not Just a Number

By admin / Other

“Excuse me,” a senior citizen behind me, on the bus says. She is trying to make her way on a...

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Woman-against-violence

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May 17

May 17, 2017

The Story of A Rape

By admin / Advocacy

During Sexual Assault Prevention Month, I thought I would relay this story of a rape (some facts have been modified),...

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F2F-Interpretation

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May 17

May 10, 2017

Certified, Accredited, Qualified, Trained Interpreter and other designations-What each of these mean, and how to use them properly

By admin / Language Solutions

Every once in a while, I receive emails from language professionals signed “Certified Interpreter.” However, when I look at their...

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Apr 17

April 27, 2017

MCIS’ Board of Directors: Experiences, Learnings and Scaling Social Impact

By admin / Social Enterprise

  We believe that great non-profits are built by great staff and great board and committee members. In this video,...

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