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Coady Collaborates for Start4Girls Program in Zimbabwe

Coady Collaborates for Start4Girls Program in Zimbabwe

Today, with the support of the Government of Canada, CARE Canada, Coady International Institute, and collaborating partners announced a new initiative to strengthen the agency and capacities of adolescent girls and young women in Zimbabwe – as well as the broader education system that supports them.

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From Global Change Leader to Obama Foundation Scholar

From Global Change Leader to Obama Foundation Scholar

Rosario Diaz Garavito (Global Change Leaders, 2015) is the Founder and Chief Executive Director of The Millennials Movement – a youth-led, nonprofit organization in Peru that strives to engage citizens, especially youth, and social actors in the sustainable development process of their communities.

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Building a Foundation for Community Change

Building a Foundation for Community Change

From beekeeping in Botswana to addressing homelessness in Canada – nine recent university graduates have begun a journey of community-based leadership through Coady’s yearlong OceanPath Fellowship.

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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