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Event – Coffee with Coady

October 14 | Join us for the annual Coffee with Coady event during St. Francis Xavier University Homecoming.

We will be joined by 2023 Katherine Fleming International Development Award recipient, Prossy Nantongo who will share about her work helping vulnerable and orphaned girls and women in Uganda and Rwanda as they transition from school to employment.

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Eileen Alma named Coady Institute Executive Director

A familiar face with more than 30 years of experience in the development sector has been selected as the new Executive Director of Coady Institute. Eileen Alma was appointed to the position for a five-year term beginning immediately.

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Pathy Fellow Working to Support Pregnant Girls in Ugandan Refugee Settlement

“I no longer see myself as the person who is going to bring change. I want to be a member who will support other people, and at the same time, let the community bring the change to their own situations – because that will give them not only more power over the initiative, but they’ll be accountable to what happens, and they might be more willing to sustain the initiative if it belongs to them.”

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34 Graduate from ACTivate Program in Partnership with GMIST

The program builds on the belief that a good place to live is also a good place to visit. It brings an asset-based and community-driven approach to tourism – building on existing knowledge, skills, and strengths within communities to enhance community wellbeing.

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