News and Events
“I have helped a new community down the road in Truro [Nova Scotia] to start up an accessible swimming program,” O’Dwyer says. “This was a huge success and a great surprise. We are now just waiting to see how the trial period goes!”
Rhonda Head is a participant in Coady’s Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program, looking forward to graduating later this winter. As a five-time international award winning classical singer from Opaskwayak Cree Nation, Rhonda fuses classical music and the...
“My connection to the community of Pond Inlet first started during the summer of 2015 when I was volunteering as a peer health educator,” Kaitlyn says. “While I was there, I had the opportunity to foster strong relationships with youth during our after school programming.”
Nadine Bernard launched Slow Cooked Dreams as a participant of Coady’s Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program in 2017. The mentorship and community engagement phase of the program supports participants as they implement community initiatives that often...
“I’ve inspired a lot of people to break the glass ceiling – to do what they think they cannot do in society.”
Karri-Lynn Paul’s journey with Coady International Institute started in 2011 as an Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program participant. She later continued with the program as a facilitator, then a mentor, and in 2018, officially...
Canada’s Role as Ally for Indigenous Leadership in Community Development
November 27, 11:30am
CCIC Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership, Ottawa, Ontario
Coady graduates and Coady staff will highlight the leadership of Indigenous women both globally and in Canada to demonstrate the ways that Canada’s commitments to sustainable development goals are equally critical and can be achieved for Indigenous communities at abroad and at home.
Join us as we celebrate the 60th anniversary of Coady Institute and share our vision of bringing local and global together.
Main Building, Coady Institute
12:00pm – 2:00pm → Tours, Networking, and Refreshments
12:30pm – 1:00pm → Remarks and Announcements (Coady lobby)
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!