MEMBER NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

One World Arts presents Hots Docs Award Winner "KONELĪNE: Our Land Beautiful" Film Screening and Discussion

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
ByTowne Cinema, 325 Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON
Film Screening and Discussion
Join One World Arts for a special one-night-only screening of Nettie Wild's breathtaking and award winning Canadian documentary KONELĪNE: Our Land Beautiful at the ByTowne Cinema (325 Rideau St.) in Ottawa on February 22nd, 2017 at 6:45PM.
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Supercharging Your Purpose — The Four Communications Skills that Drive Organizational Success

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Centre for Social Innovation Alterna Room (4th Floor) 215 Spadina Avenue Toronto.
Improve your organization’s marketing and communication capacity to maximize your public engagement and fundraising activities
Second Revolution Communications is pleased to host this presentation series, geared to those with beginner to intermediate knowledge of marketing and communications, that builds your organization’s marketing and communication capacity so you can maximize your public engagement and fundraising activities. Each workshop will provide you with valuable insights and the practical skills you’ll need to create and implement communication strategies that successfully meet your organizational objectives.
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Social media roundtable - Save the date!

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Centre for Social Innovation, Annex, Room #4, Ground Floor, 720 Bathurst Street 8. 15 am for refreshments. 8.30 – 10.00 am roundtable dialogue and practice RSVP ducci@cpar.ca 416-369-0865 ext. 31
Social media - moving beyond barriers and towards progress
Is social media the pink elephant in your organization? For years, board and executives alike have looked to social media as the answer to increased brand awareness and new revenues. In response, most communications and development teams invest adequate to large amounts of their time and budget towards this endeavour.
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Compassionate Justice Speaker

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Eglinton St. Gorge's United Church 35 Lytton Blvd. Toronto M4R 1L2
Equity and Fairness in Canada
The second in our Speaker Series is occurring on February 26th @ 12:30 at Eglinton St George’s church Our speaker will be Fiona Crean, currently Ombudsman for Hydro One. Fiona has dedicated her career to showing leaders in both the public and private sector how to treat people fairly through improving their service to the public. She was the City of Toronto’s first Ombudsman and established the role of Ombudsman at York University just to mention just a few of her past accomplishments.
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"Giving to God: On Islamic Charity in Egypt" - a MENA Brown Bag Lunch Event

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Ryerson Jorgenson Building, 380 Victoria St. (East of the Yonge and Gerrard intersection, South side), Toronto, M5B-2K3, 14th Floor, room 1410
Learn about Islamic charities in Egypt!
The Ryerson University Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Studies Center will be hosting a brown bag lunch event on Wednesday March 1st from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm in the Jorgenson Building (380 Victoria St.), room 1410. Professor Amira Mittermaier, from the Department for the Study of Religion (U of T) will be discussing the topic "Giving to God: On Islamic Charity in Egypt". Registration isn't required.
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100 Activators, 100 Scholarships

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Flexible
100 Activators each with a goal of $1000 will provide 100 scholarships to secondary school students in Kenya.
CMETrust Activators are individuals or small groups working towards $1000 goals through fundraising events or challenges. Our goal is to have 100 Activators, raising enough to provide 100 scholarships to secondary school students from Mathare slum in Kenya. Fundraising events will take place until June 2017 and take on many different forms.
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Online Training on Economic Literacy for a Green Economy

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Online training
The program consists of a series of six modules that will build organizational capacity by increasing the knowledge and understanding of economic concepts and their role in supporting a green economy.
Sustainability Network is very proud to open registration for an online training course based on the very successful workshop series we've delivered in Toronto in the past two years. The program consists of a series of six modules that will build organizational capacity by increasing the knowledge and understanding of economic concepts and their role in supporting a green economy. The training takes a case-based approach to address key economic concepts, their assumptions, key measures and gaps, and their strengths and limitations.
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International Women's Day 2017- Spaces of Power: Women's Stories of Resilience

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Seeds of Change 534 George Street N. Peterborough
Join KWIC & KSAC for a community potluck
Join KWIC & KSAC for a community potluck, panel presentation and celebration with special guests at Seeds of Change, 534 George Street N. Free with donations and potluck contributions accepted. Everyone welcome. 6-9pm. More info at kwic.info.
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Salon Ma carrière en développement international

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Agora Hydro-Québec du Cœur des sciences de l’UQÀM 175, avenue du Président-Kennedy, Montréal
Première édition d'un salon de l'emploi en développement international ayant lieu à Montréal en mars prochain.
Le 18 mars 2017, SUCO organise un premier salon de l’emploi en développement international pour les participants et participantes du Programme de stages internationaux pour les jeunes (PSIJ) d’Affaires mondiales Canada et, de façon plus générale, pour les jeunes femmes et hommes de moins de 35 ans intéressés par une carrière dans ce domaine. Cet événement a pour objectif de réunir : une vingtaine d'employeurs et d'établissements d’enseignement en développement international.
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Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation Workshop with Mosaic International

Monday, July 10, 2017
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
An intensive six-day experiential workshop that is practically focused
July 10-15, 2017 There is increasing evidence showing that evaluation practices that are participatory and inclusive as possible lead to recommendations that have a better probability of being implemented and adopted. Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation (PM&E) involves a different approach to project monitoring and evaluation by involving local people, project stakeholders, and development agencies deciding together about how to measure results and what actions should follow once this information has been collected and analyzed.
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Advanced Results Based Management, Theory of Change and Deliverology Workshop with Mosaic International

Monday, July 17, 2017
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
An intensive three-day Advanced RBM workshop that takes you beyond the basics of Results Based Management and helps you to master RBM tools for your organization
July 17-19, 2017 This intensive three-day Advanced RBM workshop takes you beyond the basics of Results Based Management and helps you to master RBM tools for your organization linking project level results to your programme and organizational mission and vision.
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