SDCN is an initiative of the Sustained Dialogue Institute (SDI), headquartered in Washington, DC. IISD is a 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2002 to promote the process of Sustained Dialogue for transforming racial, ethnic, and other deep-rooted conflicts in the United States and abroad.
“SD was a very transformative process for me. It gave me a sense of identity and space at my school. It really taught me leadership skills, and moderating and facilitating. Carrying things on past graduation, I bring this with me wherever I go.” Priya Parker, SD Alumna, Former White House Office of Social Innovation intern, current student at Harvard Kennedy School/MIT Sloan