How can we create more inclusive communities? From fighting censorship on social media to creating a new unifying European identity, guests of this year’s 6 Degrees forum in Toronto put forward examples of barriers that are in desperate need of breaking down.
6 Degrees Junior Fellow
Bernard Lim is a 6 Degrees Junior Fellow. He is also a two-time recipient of the Young Community Leader Award, awarded by Singapore's former Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong to youth leaders. Bernard has been active in Singaporean civil society since 2010. He has represented Singapore in conferences, including the United Nations ICPD Global Youth Forum 2012, and was awarded the Women Deliver Young Leaders Fellowship in 2016 for working on water generation and health in the Mekong Region with the Young South East Asian Leaders’ Initiative of the US State Department. A member of Hong Kong-based global talent network DragoNation, Bernard is currently balancing responsibilities as a Financial Advisor and university studies.