Devon Fiddler is making a name for herself. This 2012 IWCL grad was the first to be announced as a winner in the Saskatchewan Future 40 competition. CBC launched the campaign to celebrate the province's new generation of leaders, builders and change-makers under the age of 40.

Raven Linklater, participant in the 2014 IWCL program, speaks about leadership with CBC radio - June 26, 2014

Eileen Alma is quoted in a Global TV News story about yesterday's roundtable discussion about the safety and empowerment of Aboriginal women.

Pamela Johnson, program officer with the International Centre for Women's Leadership at Coady Institute, is interviewed by CBC Radio Cape Breton about her new role at the Institute, and about upcoming programs in the Women's Centre - January 10, 2014

Three African women – One vision: Coady Institute and StFX lead Canada’s EMPOWER program in Africa.

IWCL program graduates third class - Casket - September 3, 2013

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

Shirazi, a fireball set for community change - the Observer, August 29, 2013

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

Project at St. FX researching entrepreneurship among aboriginal women. NG News, April 23, 2013

Global leader enjoying Antigonish Antigonish Casket article on Sister Jyoti Pinto, from Delhi, India.

Program for aboriginal women helps them explore leadership possibilities: Calgary Journal, Nov. 2011

Women Share Leadership Skills: Sheila Isaac tours western and northern Canada to promote IWCL program -, Nov. 11, 2011

Northern Manitoban graduates - Nickel Belt News, Sept. 9, 2011 (pdf, 360KB)

Coady program inspires young Aboriginal leaders
- Halifax Chronicle Herald article on the 2011 IWCL graduation. (pdf, xxKB)

First graduation ceremony for IWCL program
- Antigonish Casket article on the 2011 IWCL graduation. (pdf, xx KB)

AFN National Chief Shawn Atleo's congratulatory message to our 2011 graduating class. (pdf  54KB)

Assembly of First Nations passes resolution
to support new Coady program, July 13, 2011. (pdf, 83KB)

Newspaper article
: The Antigonish Casket, May 11, 2011

Newspaper article
: Port Hawkesbury Reporter, May 11, 2011

News release:
  Aboriginal women leaders start classes at Coady Institute, May 13, 2011

Newspaper article
: 'Lambton graduate joins elite leadership program' (The Sarnia Observer, April 1, 2011)

Media release
Lambton College media release about graduate Samantha Elijah accepted into IWCL program.


2011 class photo


Audio clips of 2011 participants available for broadcast/online media.

CBC Radio interview with Marie Delorme, mentor, and Helen Knott, participant in the Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program. Recorded on graduation day, August 26, 2011. (MP3 Runs 8:03)

Podcast with Chief Candice Paul, mentor, Indigenous Women in Community Leadership.
Format: MP3   Runs 2:42

Podcast with Leena Evic, mentor, Indigenous Women in Community Leadership.
Format: MP3   Runs 2:44

Podcast with Marie Delorme, mentor, Indigenous Women in Community Leadership.
Format: MP3  Runs 3:47

Podcast with Angela James, mentor, Indigenous Women in Community Leadership.
Format: MP3 Runs 3:46

Podcast with Pat Flettmentor, Indigenous Women in Community Leadership.
Format: MP3 Runs 2:38
Podcast with Cecilia Fitzpatrick,  mentor, Indigenous Women in Community Leadership.
Format MP3 Runs 3:05

Video (videos open in YouTube)

Video testimonials by 2011 IWCL participants.
Video project
by Karri-Lynn Paul
Video project by Tiffany Burns 
YouTube video: Paq'tnkek First Nation and Coady Institute host welcome feast, May 4, 2011