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Salome Nduta Mbugua to Receive Human Rights Award

Salome Nduta Mbugua to Receive Human Rights Award

Salome Nduta Mbugua (Global Change Leaders, 2016), a Protection Officer for the National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders in Kenya will be awarded the inaugural Scottish Bar International Human Rights Award at a ceremony in Edinburg this November.

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Coady Sponsors Inaugural Award

Coady Sponsors Inaugural Award

In celebration of 100 years of the Antigonish Movement and 90 years of StFX Extension Department as well as the upcoming 60th anniversary of Coady International Institute in 2019, there can be no better time to introduce the Kay Thompson Desjardins Award for Social Entrepreneurship sponsored by Coady and presented by the Antigonish Chamber of Commerce.

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Partnership in Vietnam

Partnership in Vietnam

“It is an amazing group of change leaders,” says Gord Cunningham (Assistant Director, Coady International Institute).

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Global Youth Leaders Graduate

Global Youth Leaders Graduate

We recently celebrated the graduation of 13 young leaders from 10 countries who have successfully completed Coady’s Global Youth Leaders program.

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Coady Staff Publishes Book

Coady Staff Publishes Book

Coady staff member Wendy Kraglund-Gauthier recently co-published a compilation of 18 peer-reviewed essays that aim to help prepare pre-services teachers for the field, titled “Readiness for the Field: Perspectives from within the Triangle of Teacher Education”. In...

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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