Kim Samuel is an activist and educator, who is a forerunner of the global movement for belonging. She is the Fulbright Canada Ambassador for diversity and social connectedness and Visiting Scholar at the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative. She is also the founder of the Samuel Centre for Social Connectedness, a “think-and-do tank” that partners with leading advocacy groups and research organizations to combat social isolation and realize the Right to Belong on a global basis.