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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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Global Change Leaders #ActForTheAmazon with Public Statement

Global Change Leaders #ActForTheAmazon with Public Statement

PUBLIC STATEMENT from the 2019 Global Change Leaders participants We, women from 19 different countries, participants and members of the work team from the Global Change Leaders Program of the Coady International Institute, join the global call for action from the...

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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:

Learn more and join the Facebook Event.

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