The first policy document of its kind, investigating the potential for mindfulness-based interventions across various domains of public policy. Published on behalf of the UK Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group. Read more
We believe that capacities of heart and mind can and should be central to public policy making.
On June 24-26 2020, the Danish Center for Mindfulness, Aarhus University, will host the biennial International Conference on Mindfulness. Keynote speakers include Prof Rhonda McGee, Dr. Sarah Lazar, Prof Willem Kuyken and Jamie Bristow. Read more
Connecting the Mindfulness Community and the Welsh Government Read more
The Mindfulness Initiative is partnering with Mind & Life Europe to curate a conference theme on contemplative practice & politics Read more
MI Director Jamie Bristow was asked to comment by The Guardian newspaper on the success of mindfulness programme trials in the UK police force. These results are great news for service commissioners seeking to fund training for frontline public services. Read more
The Mindfulness Initiative's latest publication, a free resource to support pioneers of all stripes in the mindfulness teaching community, was launched on September 19th with an online event. You can watch the recording now. Read more
In a recent article published by openDemocracy, MI director Jamie Bristow proposes that inner work alone won’t bring collective evolution, but we can’t build better systems without developing hearts and minds. Read more