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By Alison – March 15, 2016 (Updated: February 28, 2016) Belgium is a country known for its stunning architecture. Today we share our top 12 most magical castles to visit in Flande...Read more »


By Alison – February 7, 2017 (Updated: February 10, 2017) For the past year and a half, we’ve been re-discovering my home province of New Brunswick, Canada. We’ve re-visited s...Read more »

The moral dilemmas of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Should your driverless car value your life over a pedestrian’s? Should your Fitbit activity be used against you in a court case? Should we allow drones to become the new paparazzi...Read more »

Don’t give up on Europe

“Europe is uninvestable,” a fund manager declares, while carving a slice of roast lamb over dinner in Mayfair, London. “With Marine Le Pen in France, Brexit and populists all over...Read more »


OUR MISSION, OUR PASSION Since 1997, people have turned to the Good News Network® as an antidote to the barrage of negativity experienced in the mainstream media. Because of its long h...Read more »

Women worldwide are missing out. This is how we can make economic growth equal for all

This article is part of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2017 Glaring gaps in prosperity worldwide have prompted a growing consensus that economic growth must benefit all socio-e...Read more »

Imagination Club

The Imagination Club is a group dedicated to experimentation in life-long learning and training. We provide facilitators and trainers with a platform for experimenting with new ideas, n...Read more »

Homelessness in Brussels still on the rise and ‘EU should take note’

Martin Banks takes a cold, hard look at the homeless situation in Brussels December 2016. Original article can be found here> A cursory look at the streets, traffic lights and intersec...Read more »

Digital economy and Society – World Economic Forum

How can private-public collaboration realize digital technology’s potential to benefit humankind? The exponential growth in digitization and internet connectivity is the backbone of ...Read more »