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WHAT WE DO

We bring diverse people, communities, and organizations together to address major societal challenges and create a more just, inclusive, and broadly prosperous Montréal.

Our mandate

Make connections across divides

Support existing and emerging social transformation initiatives

Cultivate multidisciplinary curriculum and research

How we work

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Meet people where they are and invest in concrete relationship development practices


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Look for affinities and act as a concierge to connect and facilitate collaboration between projects, people, resources, and opportunities across boundaries


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Prioritize projects and activities that are responsive to, relevant for, and led by community


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Democratize knowledge-making and recognize diverse forms of expertise


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Prioritize the integration of student leadership, hiring students as much as possible


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Strive for complementarity; look first to engage with what already exists rather than re-inventing


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Work from an awareness and long-term memory of Concordia's past and present social transformation initiatives

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