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News from the Coady - 2013


Stephanie MacKinnon has returned home after spending six months in Ethiopia as part of the Coady International Institute's Youth in Partnership Program. Interview by Ken Kingston.

Carmen Pedersen, formally of Springbank, shares what she learned on a youth internship in Georgetown, Guyana. - Rocky View Weekly

Taysseer Lamei Landiuos Zakhary, a Coady diploma participant, is an education specialist in his native Egypt - The Casket, December 11, 2013

Coady International Institute/StFX University and South Africa: A short history

Zambian woman launches new support group - The Casket, November 5, 2013

Like Father like Son: Coady participant following in his father's footsteps

Coady Institute and StFX lead Canada’s EMPOWER program in Africa

Leah Stuart-Sheppard is helping youth in Cameroon fight inequality in their community - Tabaret - University of Ottawa

Antigonish facility providing inspiration to Coady participant - The Casket, October 22, 2013

Woman leader from Ghana receives 2013 Katherine Fleming International Development Award

Coady Institute hosts 10th annual fundraising gala - The Casket, October 22, 2013

North American Case Studies Forum

Coady diploma participant continues family tradition - The Casket, October 8, 2013

Zuhra Aman is interviewed - Casket, September 24, 2013

Interview with Coady Participant Nur Kholis of Indonesia - Casket, September 17, 2013

Coady partners with three organizations to create the Women’s Leadership for Economic Empowerment and Food Security in Ethiopia, Ghana and Zambia (EMPOWER)

Empowering the Marginalized - Casket, September 24, 2013

Community development a duty at Indonesian universities - Casket, September 17, 2013

Starting a New Canadian Aid Conversation: A Live Discussion

Sister Cherupushpam of India is Counselor for Social Welfare Activities Sacred Heart Congregation, India - Casket - September 10, 2013

Program helps Indigenous women be the change they want to see - APTN National News, September 3, 2013

Activist promotes change for 50,000 - Chronicle Herald, September 2, 20013

Indian social activist is 2013 Chair in Social Justice at StFX

Sister of Mercy battling poverty in Kenya - Casket, August 27, 2013

Coady Institute, Oxfam Canada, Comart Foundation and three Ethiopian NGOs featured in IDRC case study at http://www.aucc.ca/media-room/publications/innovative-north-south-partnerships/

CBC Radio-Canada interviews Coady diploma participant Renès Décière of Haiti about the 2013 Diploma in Development Leadership program. The interview is conducted in French.

A welcoming celebration at Coady - Casket, August 20, 2013

Working for the Common Good - Casket, August 13, 2013

Read Yogesh Ghore's latest publication with Prabhat Labh, Crossfire: ‘There can be no deep and sustainable development without collective action’

Women with Vision: The inspiring Coady partnership with the Canadian Women’s Foundation

StFX Extension Department and Coady International Institute host major North American forum

Citizen-led co-op solutions could put exciting projects on vacant lots - Chronicle Herald, July 3, 2013

StFX Extension Department and Coady International Institute host major North American forum

Coady is proud to join Canadians in the celebration of National Aboriginal Day 2013

New Coady Ambassadors in South Africa: Adriana de Beer and Martin Manmohan are not your typical Coady Institute alumni.

Coady Celebrates 10th Annual Gala Dinner - Register today

Egyptian activist uses art for Social Change

Citizen-led Sustainable Change: Innovations in North American Community Development

Colleen Cameron and Susan Eaton's project, People Assessing Their Health (PATH) project/network in Antigonish was one of only eight selected from across Canada to be featured on the Canadian Public Health Association website

N.S. woman joins African internship - Chronicle Herald, May 31, 2013

Fighting Violence with Sport - Casket, May 22, 2013

Research to look at entrepreneurship among First Nations women - Casket, May 7, 2013

Giving Youth a Voice - Casket, May 1, 2013

Get ready world, the female leaders are  here!, This Day Live, May 28, 2013

Research to look at entrepreneurship among First Nations women, The Casket, May 7, 2013

Project at St. FX researching entrepreneurship among aboriginal women. NG News, April 24, 2013

Version 2.0 of the Digital Leaky Bucket is now available for download. You can now re-open, edit and save buckets to your desktop.

Sister Jyoti Pinto works against human trafficking in India. Read more.

Meet our Global Change Leaders: Class of 2013

Global leader enjoying Antigonish

New Publications: Applying an Asset-Based Community-Driven Development Approach in Ethiopia, 2003-2011, by Brianne Peters (14 Mb pdf) and Voices in Harmony: Stories of community-driven development in South Africa, by Ninnette Eliasov and Brianne Peters, 2013 (5 Mb pdf)

Sheila Isaac, Manager of the Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program speaks about how she learned to overcome discrimination in this video interview.

Dr. John Gaventa, Director of the Coady Institute and Vice-President of International Affairs at St. Francis Xavier University, receives the distinguished OBE award from Prince Charles.

Onions and a "Leaky Bucket": A Success Story