G20 Contributions

Dr Neil Hawkes, an IVET Trustee, is a member of the advisory board V20. This is a group that advises the G20 forum of governments on the role of values in society.

He recently wrote a paper for the V20 Policy Brief “Quality of Life”. It identifies how Values-based Education contributes to the prosocial consciousness by nurturing capacities such as ethical intelligence and solidarity in young people.

The paper can be downloaded below. The special feature by Neil Hawkes entitled “Values-based Education” is Chapter 6 on page 32 :