Vinciane Rycroft & Edwin Rutsch: Dialogs on How to Build a Culture of Empathy with Education

Director and Co-Founder at Mind with Heart, an educators’ network for a secular education in empathy and compassion. The main focus is on creating the conditions for young people to come to a firm commitment to empathy and compassion based on their own reasoning, experience and initiative.



Hosting the Conference: Empathy and Compassion in Society. The Conference will address three topics:
1. Compassion and empathy: scientific definitions, misunderstandings and function.
2. Compassion, the benefits at the personal level.
3. Compassion in action and social cohesion