News and Events
Reflecting on her relationship with Coady – first as a student, then as a member of its advisory board, and now as its seventh Coady Chair in Social Justice Sadi says, “The work of Coady is highly regarded in South Africa.”
For Vali, she decided to return home and this week her social enterprise packaged their first product, aimed to help improve menstrual health in rural India.
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.
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.
With 2018 Coady Chair in Social Justice, Sadi Motsuenyane.
“It is an amazing group of change leaders,” says Gord Cunningham (Assistant Director, Coady International Institute).
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!