Soliya’s Custom Solutions Manager, Rafael Tyszblat, writes about the distinct ability of facilitated, technology-enabled dialogue to create honest, open, and necessary perspective-sharing among people of diverse identities. Read the article here, published in the September issue of ACResolution Magazine, a digital publication of the Association for Conflict Resolution.
Soliya's Outreach & Partnership Manager, Ayca Ariyoruk, was interviewed by Tech's Good, a digital publication focusing on the social impact of technology. Read the interview here.
Soliya's Virtual Exchange and Curriculum Specialist, Dr. Katja Riikonen, presented on our dialogue and facilitation model as part of a webinar series hosted by the Stevens Initiative. Watch the webinar and read part of the Q&A here.
This year we partnered with the University of Massachusetts Boston—the Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance—to engage a robust cohort of new facilitators. Here they are at the university's pre-graduation department event. Pictured, from left to right and top to bottom, are Enrico Manalo, Cherif Ag Mohamed Ibrahim, Richard Barbieri, Imani Penn, Karen Ross, Nanore Barsoumian, and Saadia Ahmad. Not pictured but still appreciated are Kweta Henry and Leila Dieye.