In conversation with researcher Jon Waind, UN Special Rapporteur Heiner Bielefeldt clears up misconceptions about the links between religion and violence and why fostering understanding is even more complex than we imagined.
Researcher, McGill Initiative in Globalization and the World’s Religions
Jon Waind teaches and does research on the intersection of religious ethics and public life. His recently defended dissertation argues that the common human condition of vulnerability should factor more significantly into contemporary theories of children’s rights. Jon has been active in McGill’s Initiative in Globalization and the World’s Religions from its inception.