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Evolving Leadership for Collective Wellbeing: Lessons for Implementing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals edited by Seana Lowe Steffen, Jamie Rezmovits, Shanah Trevenna, and Shana Rappaport (Emerald Group Publishing 2018)

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View the most recent on-demand webinar recording Responding to Community Insult and Injury: Justice-Centered Leadership Approaches with Larry Roper and Laura Osteen

Read the latest PAUSE for Pedagogy, "Black Male/Female Leadership Development as Social Justice Education," by Dorsey Spencer Jr. and LaFarin Meriwether then watch the video interview with them.

Read the latest Grassroots Leadership & the Arts for Social Change Corner, "The Form and Pressure of the Time: Artistry and Activism in the 1980s," by David Edelman.

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15 December 2019 - Call for Chapter Proposal Leadership of the Commons: How Collaboration is Changing the Governance of Shared Resources and Services Around the World

7-10 June 2020- Capacity Building, Knowledge Sharing, Intergenerational Networking, 5th Women and Leadership Topical Conference, College of Saint Rose, Albany, New York

26-30 July 2020- 4th Leadership Education Academy, Location to Be Determined

5-8 November 2020- Leading at the Edge, 22nd Annual Global Conference in San Francisco, CA, USA

Scheer's Problem Not Social Views But That He's 'Hard to Trust,' Says Former PM Campbell - Keynote speaker Kim Campbellinterviewed at the ILA conference (iPolitics, 28 October 2019)

Plain-Spoken Approach Is Best in a Minority Government, Paul Martin Says - Keynote speaker Paul Martin interviewed at the ILA conference (iPolitics, 25 October 2019)

Americans Are Increasingly Skeptical About the Effectiveness of Their Leaders - New research released at #ILA2019Ottawa featured (ValueWalk, 25 October 2019)

Leadership Experts From Around the World Gather in Ottawa This Week (22 October 2019)

Leaders From Business, Government, Nonprofits, and Academia Take the Plenary Stage at Leadership: Courage Required (18 July 2019)

C-Suite Women Leaders Headline International Leadership Conference (13 June 2019)

New Leadership for the ILA Board (30 May 2019)

Taking Leadership to the Next Level: ILA Arranges Mentors for WE Empower Award Winners (18 February 2019)


Last updated on November 16, 2019.