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International Women’s Day (Week!) 2019

Coady International Institute is pleased to collaborate with Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre & Sexual Assault Services Association (AWRC) and many local organizations for International Women’s Week Antigonish 2019 – featuring more than a dozen local events in Antigonish and Guysborough Counties.

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Water Safety for Exceptional Youth in Pictou County

“I have helped a new community down the road in Truro [Nova Scotia] to start up an accessible swimming program,” O’Dwyer says. “This was a huge success and a great surprise. We are now just waiting to see how the trial period goes!”

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Combating Indigenous Youth Suicide

Rhonda Head is a participant in Coady’s Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program, looking forward to graduating later this winter. As a five-time international award winning classical singer from Opaskwayak Cree Nation, Rhonda fuses classical music and the...

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Oceanpath Fellow to Represent Canada at G(irls)20 Summit

“My connection to the community of Pond Inlet first started during the summer of 2015 when I was volunteering as a peer health educator,” Kaitlyn says. “While I was there, I had the opportunity to foster strong relationships with youth during our after school programming.”

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Upcoming Events

Global Change Leaders Arrive

August 12 – Participants arrive at Coady International Institute for the seven-week Global Change Leaders program – designed to enable women from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities.

Fall Certificate Participants Arrive

September 30 – Participants arrive at Coady International Institute for certificate offerings in Promoting Accountable Democracies, Building Resilient Communities, and Strengthening Inclusive Economies.

Coffee with Coady (Katherine Fleming Award)

Save the Date! Join us for the annual StFX Homecoming Coffee with Coady, featuring the 20th presentation of the Katherine Fleming International Development Award presented annually to an African woman leader dedicated to working with women and children.

Saturday, October 5, 9:30am
Markin Global Complex, Coady International Institute

Related: Katherine Fleming award turns 20

Indigenous Women in Community Leadership Participants Arrive

October 14 – Participants arrive at Coady International Institute for the Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program – an award-winning initiative for Indigenous women leaders using Coady’s asset-based approach and prioritizing indigenous knowledge and ways of learning.

 

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