News and Events
As part of the catalogue, 20 Coady graduates have shared their experiences through the publishing of case studies on the website.
The 21 women leaders from 11 countries who recently attended Coady’s Women’s Leadership in Community Development certificate program presented their leadership action plans May 23. The presentations ranged in topic from women and girls’ education, to financial literacy, to gender-based violence (GBV) health centres, to agriculture and economic empowerment.
Participants, staff, partners, and community members gathered in Coady’s Marie Michael Library Thursday, May 23 as the OceanPath Fellowship 2018-2019 cohort presented community learnings from their yearlong fellowship, which included the design and implementation of a unique community initiative over a nine-month community phase.
“We are going back home – leaving Coady – as better leaders. We are going home having learned that leadership begins with us.” – Daisy Rono (Asset-Based and Citizen-Led Development, 2019)
Participants will work closely with Nobel Women’s Initiative, Coady Institute, and outside facilitators to build advocacy and communications skills, as well as to meet with experts working in related areas. Deadline to apply is Monday, June 17, 2019.
June 3 – 6 The world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women, Women Deliver, will take place in Vancouver, Canada in June 2019. Coady graduate Musola Cathrine Kaseketi (Diploma in Development Leadership, 2018) will speak at a session titled, The Power of Breaking Barriers: Systemic change, individual gain.
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!