What would the world be like if everyone understood each other better? Might it lead to an end to online trolling, cyber-bullying, or discrimination? Could it make us look more favourably on those that are different to us, perhaps see a reduction in sectarianism or even eradicate real-world conflicts. Empathy is the key here – if we could be more empathetic, the world would be a better place.
This third post in our VR with Purpose series explores how VR can engender empathy, and how this potentially provides an opportunity to shape a better world.