Global Change Leaders
for emerging women leaders from developing countries who are working on development issues
Towards a full and
Social Enterprise for Inclusive Local Economies
for development leaders and change makers seeking creative solutions.
StFX’s Coady International Institute has been educating leaders in development from around the world since 1959. Through its unique, community-based approach, Coady Institute equips citizen leaders to address contemporary global challenges and opportunities. Our network includes thousands of graduates and partners working in 130 countries. As a student at StFX, you’ll be sharing the campus with inspiring people from around the globe – from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe – and all places in between.
Mobilizing Community Leaders
Coady’s educational program offers courses that are responsive to learners’ expressed needs, priorities and experience. We place particular emphasis on education programing for women, youth and Indigenous peoples focused on community-based leadership to meet their visions for social and economic change.
We recently celebrated the graduation of 13 young leaders from 10 countries who have successfully completed Coady’s Global Youth Leaders program.read more
Coady staff member Wendy Kraglund-Gauthier recently co-published a compilation of 18 peer-reviewed essays that aim to help prepare pre-services teachers for the field, titled “Readiness for the Field: Perspectives from within the Triangle of Teacher Education”. In...read more