2004 - 2005
The Sauvé fellowship was a hugely defining experience - second to none- and one that has shaped my progress both personally and professionally.
Shivangini (Shivvy) is originally from Bangalore city, where she won state ranking in Economics and English and started her journalistic endeavours.
In 2009, Shivvy joined...
Living in Sauvé House changed my views on certain issues and made me think about others in ways I had not considered before.
Adam is an author, journalist, lecturer and lawyer. He is a co-founder and partner at Hatley Strategies, a Montreal public affairs firm, teaches at McGill's Department of North American Studies and...
My year as a Sauvé Scholar reaffirmed my belief that beneath the differences of skin, accent and culture, the common language of humanity binds people from different parts of the world together. It's a belief that helps guide me in the practice of journalism, where I so often have to interview people with completely different...
Leila Marie Farah
Leila Marie is a French citizen and was raised in Kuwait, Cyprus and France. An architect, she graduated from l’Ecole nationale supérieure d’architecture Paris-Malaquais, earned an MA from McGill University’s School of Architecture and is enrolled in a PhD program at McGill. She was recently awarded a McGill...
Just as it takes acts of war to make war, it takes acts of peace to make peace
Andrew Benson Greene has 10+ years experience in the non-profit sector, youth and children in wars as well as the issue of child soldiers. He has worked extensively in national and international research on human rights of children used in armed...
In July 2005, Farouk became the Director of CARE Enterprise Partners, a social venture capital unit of CARE Canada. Later, he was appointed to CARE Canada’s Strategic Programs team and also worked with CARE USA’s Economic Development Unit to provide technical advice on a number of economic and enterprise development projects...
Ali Raza Khan
Ali is the CEO and President of Youth Engagement Services (YES) Network Pakistan and is implementing his projects in underprivileged rural areas all over the country. He has played a pioneer role in designing and implementing first-ever nation wide sexual reproductive health and civic engagement programs for under-served and vulnerable...
Ji-Won Lee is a public relations expert based in Seoul, Korea, and has extensive communications experience focused on international public relations and corporate PR in numerous sectors including finance and healthcare.
Ji-Won currently holds the position of Senior Media Manager at Standard Chartered Korea, a financial holding...
Hatice Ozlem Sariyildiz
Ozlem lives in Ankara, Turkey, and is a graduate of the Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Architecture, Department of Industrial Design. She is continuing her studies there at the Graduate School of Social Sciences in Media and Cultural Studies. She left her village in western Turkey at sixteen to independently seek an...
United States of America
Corey is American, born in Chicago and living in New York City. He is an independent journalist, audio producer and photographer. Corey was a founding member of the hip-hop magazine Blaze and an editor at Vibe. He has been a writer for Entertainment Weekly and Newsday. His writing has appeared in the Best Music Writing 2004 anthology,...
Peoples' Republic of China
I want to use my education to help China successfully navigate its way through these dramatic changes and become a better-developed country.
Hong lives in Shanghai, where she earned her MA and PhD at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SHUFE) while winning major prizes and scholarships. In 2006, she was appointed...