Official blog of Global Peace Centre Canada

featuring updates, events, essays, and reports


First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada

October 14, 2016 For immediate release:  First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC) congratulates Sonaina Chopra, the recipient of the first Ziauddin Yousafzai Scholarship, who arrived yesterday to begin her journey of education success and peace in Canada today. We are thankful to Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU)’s […]


Events Announcement

First Annual ‘Golfers for Global Peace’We are excited to announce our first annual ‘Golfers for Global Peace’ 4-Player Scramble Golf Tournament! Come join GPCC on 13 September 2015 for a day of golf and leisure at Kitchener’s beautiful Our first annual ‘Golfers for Global Peace’ 4-Player Scramble Golf Tournament was successfully held on […]


VIDEO: ‘Welcome to Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC)’

We are excited to finally release our flagship video from Global Peace Centre Canada’s YouTube Channel. Our video outlines the mission, values, and message of GPCC in an engaging and captivating video. The mission of Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC) is “to foster societal transformation and fulfill human potential through education and […]


GPCC Board Member Khalid Usman’s Interview with TAG TV

Recently, TAG TV interviewed GPCC Board Member Khalid Usman for their ‘Success Story’ segment on their YouTube Channel. The insightful Urdu language interview is a great story of Khalid Usman’s journey to Canada, his process of becoming a Chartered Accountant, and he also discusses Ziauddin Yousafzai and his work with […]


Origins of Global Peace Centre Canada

The successful launch of Global Peace Centre Canada earlier this month was the culmination of a project which began in the halls of Conrad Grebel University College in a Masters of Peace and Conflict Studies course called ‘Building Civil Society’. On September 8, 2014 the third MPACS cohort met in class for […]