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Senate of Canada Acknowledges 60 Years of Coady Institute

Senate of Canada Acknowledges 60 Years of Coady Institute

  Senator and former Coady director Mary Coyle hosted Coady's Executive Director Gord Cunningham, and Director Women and Indigenous Programming Eileen Alma, May 7 for a tour of Parliament of Canada. Gord and Eileen are in Ottawa to meet with partner...

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Innovation Series

Innovation Series

Coady staff, associates, and partners share their research and experiences in this three-part Innovation Series. These publications will help academics and community change leaders explore new ways of thinking, practicing, and teaching.

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Coady Prepares for Busy Spring

Coady Prepares for Busy Spring

Coady International Institute is pleased to be welcoming 43 participants from 18 countries to our campus for spring certificates in Asset-Based and Citizen-Led Development (ABCD), Women’s Leadership in Community Development, and Social Enterprise for Inclusive Local Economies

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Youth Leader Shaping Educational Reform in India

Youth Leader Shaping Educational Reform in India

Nanda Kishore Daggupati is in Tamil Nadu, India, where he has facilitated a partnership between Chudar, an organization that works to improve the quality of education for children from underprivileged backgrounds, and the Tamil Nadu government for his initiative, Educational Development through Research, Consulting, and Policy.

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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.

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Global Women Insight: In Conversation with Ambassador Swanee Hunt

June 4, 12pm (EDT) | 1pm (ADT) | 9pm (Pakistan) – Join The Institute of Peace and Diplomatic Studies (Pakistan) and Coady Institute for a conversation with Ambassador Swanee Hunt (Founder, Harvard’s Women and Public Policy Program; Chair, Inclusive Security)

Register by June 2 for details.

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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.

Schedule

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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