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Global Indigenous Women Fellows Find Strength and Solidarity with Local Indigenous Women Leaders

Global Indigenous Women Fellows Find Strength and Solidarity with Local Indigenous Women Leaders

In the early part of their fellowships, Rosa Marina and Shirley were welcomed into the classroom for Coady’s Indigenous Women in Community Leadership (IWCL) program for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit women in Canada. Following the program, they participated in the IWCL Alumni Gathering that welcomed approximately 100 Indigenous women leaders back to campus for an opportunity to come together, forge connections, collaborate, and amplify their impact.

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Climate and Democracy Week Event Schedule

Climate and Democracy Week Event Schedule

As part of Climate and Democracy Week 2019, we are pleased to collaborate with StFX University and others to host this week with the theme, For a Sustainable Future. Join us for one of these upcoming events, or learn more about our commitment to climate action through our educational program offerings.

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Indigenous Women Leaders to Gather at StFX and Coady this weekend

Indigenous Women Leaders to Gather at StFX and Coady this weekend

More than 100 Indigenous leaders from across the country and beyond are traveling to Antigonish this week to take part in Coady Institute’s Indigenous Women in Leadership (IWCL) program’s Alumni Gathering, Nov. 1 to 4, at St. Francis Xavier Univerisity in Mi’kma’ki, the traditional and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq people.

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Coady grad quenching thirst at X

Coady grad quenching thirst at X

How does one go from working with street kids in Lagos, Nigeria to a university classroom in Antigonish, Nova Scotia? For Matuluko Ephraim Oduboye it is through a lot of hard work and sacrifice.

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The Coady Connection Newsletter – October 2019

The Coady Connection Newsletter – October 2019

Read the October edition of The Coady Connection.We are pleased to share with you this collection of stories, accomplishments, and news from the past three months.We value your connection, support, and dedication toward Coady International Institute....

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Global Leaders Celebrate Graduation for New Thematic Certificates

Global Leaders Celebrate Graduation for New Thematic Certificates

Thirty-five community leaders from thirteen countries around the globe celebrated their accomplishments as they each graduated from one of Coady’s three new thematic certificate offerings: Promoting Accountable Democracies, Building Resilient Communities, and Strengthening Inclusive Economies.

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Upcoming Events

Nobel Women Initiative’s Sister-to-Sister Mentees Arrive on Campus

November 11 – 17

The Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Program provides valuable advocacy and grassroots organizing training to incredible young women activists from around the world. Six feminist peace activists travel to Ottawa for a six-week communications and advocacy, with one week at Coady Institute in Antigonish, Nova Scotia.

Stay tuned for a chance to meet the mentees!

Hotter, Wetter, Wilder: Is Canada Moving Fast Enough to Keep Up with a Changing Climate?

November 14, 6;30pm
Schwartz Auditorium, StFX University

As part of Climate and Democracy Week 2019, StFX University and partners will host events under the theme, For a Sustainable Future.

Join us for a keynote address by Dr. Blair Feltmate, Head of Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at University of Waterloo.

Learn more and join the Facebook Event.

People’s School for Climate Action

November 15, 6pm
Dennis Hall, Markin Global Complex, Coady Institute

As part of Climate and Democracy Week 2019, StFX University and partners will host events under the theme, For a Sustainable Future.

Join us for a panel discussion with:

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Annual Training Evaluation Compendium in Africa (ATECA) Conference

December 3 – 5, Nairobi, Kenya

ATECA Conference is a multi-disciplinary collaborative leadership forum – an event that brings together communities of practitioners, innovators and investors in the training, learning and development industry as well as the human resource development field.

Highlights for Coady Graduates:

  • Sessions just for Coady graduates with opportunity to share, learn, and connect with each other.
  • Dinner for graduates celebrating Coady Institute’s 60th Anniversary with opportunity to connect, have fun, and win prizes!

Learn more or Register