News and Events


Coady Welcomes Certificate Participants for New Thematic Programs

Coady Welcomes Certificate Participants for New Thematic Programs

Participants from Angola, Bangladesh, Brazil, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, Haiti, India, Kenya, Nepal, Nigeria, South Africa, Swaziland, and Uganda will participate in experiential learning –  in classroom and community – in the areas of Building Resilient Communities, Promoting Accountable Democracies, and Strengthening Inclusive Economies over a three-week period.

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New Online Course Focuses on Climate Change and Community Resilience

New Online Course Focuses on Climate Change and Community Resilience

Climate change is the most pressing global issue of our time. The impact of climate change is felt in every issue facing humanity: health, finance, security, migration, water supply, sanitation, food security, agriculture, and gender to name several. Given the integration of climate into every facet of life, the way humans think and problem solve must change.

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Coady Institute Launches New Flagship Program

Coady Institute Launches New Flagship Program

Change Leaders to Engage on Issues of Poverty, Climate Change, Gender Inequality, and Political TurmoilAs Coady International Institute marks 60 years of asset-based, citizen-led and community-driven development, work on an innovative slate of course...

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Upcoming Events

Imagining Public Spaces: How to Design Safe Communities in a COVID-19 World

June 5, 11am (ADT) – Join us for a virtual roundtable with Dr. Jill Grant (Dalhousie University), Dr. Jason Gilliland (Western University), Dr. Ute Lehrer (York University), John Fleming (Western University), Dr. Jeffrey Squire (York University), and moderator Dr. Corrine Cash (Coady International Institute, StFX University)

Register by June 3 (5pm ADT) for details.


Debrief Week: Pathy Foundation Fellowship

Graduating participants of the Pathy Foundation Fellowship will share their experience working with communities to create positive social change.
Each presentation will be livestreamed on the Pathy Foundation Fellowship Debrief Week Facebook event page.

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Webinar Series:

Drawing on our Collective Strengths to Promote Civic Leadership in these Extraordinary Times

We are hearing that around the world, Coady graduates and their organizations are finding ways to support their communities to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. For that reason, we are convening a series of community conversations of Coady grads to share ideas and experiences, questions and challenges as to how we can best respond to COVID-19, using an asset-based, community driven approach.


Tuesday, June 2 – Coady Graduates in/from Nigeria with graduate Sharon Adetutu Omotoso

Tuesday, May 26 – Coady Graduates from/in Cameroon with graduate Mbah Adah

Tuesday, May 19 – Coady Graduates from/in Uganda with graduate Grace Arach

Tuesday, May 5 – Coady Graduates from/in Ghana with graduates Elham Mumuni, Bashiratu Kamal, and Professor Atia Apusigah


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Missed a webinar? Watch them all on our YouTube Channel playlist