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International Development Week 2019: Together for Gender Equality

Celebrate International Development Week 2019: Together for Gender Equality The theme ‘Together for Gender Equality,’ aimed to embody Canada’s commitment to the global effort to address gender inequality and encourages all Canadians to be change-makers in advancing gender equality in the world. OCIC collaborated in the following month-long series of activities and communications in Sarnia, …

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International Development Week 2018: Partner for a Better World

International Development Week 2018: Partner for a Better World  Established in 1991, International Development Week is a uniquely Canadian tradition. The theme for IDW 2018, ‘Partners for a Better World’, encourages all Canadians to be partners in building a better, more inclusive, peaceful and prosperous world. The efforts of Canadians, whether collectively or as individuals, …

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February 5-11, 2017 International Development Week. Semaine du développement international 5 à 11 février 2017. Background image: Detail of "Share Tea for Peace" Mobile Art Installation by Austin O'Brien

International Development Week 2017: Leave No One Behind

International Development Week 2017 Program OCIC marked International Development Week (IDW) 2017 with 18 days of activities undertaken by the Council, our members, and our colleagues, to increase awareness of Canadians’ contributions to international cooperation, to celebrate and share achievements, and to encourage the active engagement of us all, as global citizens. IDW is an …

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International Development Week 2016: We Are Making a Difference

International Development Week 2016 Program OCIC marked  International Development Week (IDW) 2016 with 10 days of activities undertaken by the Council, our members and friends to increase awareness of Canadians’ contributions to international cooperation, to celebrate and share achievements, and to encourage the active engagement of us all, as global citizens. Life as a Development …

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International Development Week 2015: We Are Making a Difference

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT WEEK 2015 PROGRAM International Development Week (IDW) is an annual public engagement initiative led by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada to increase awareness of Canada’s contribution to international development. The week provides a national platform for the international cooperation community in Canada to celebrate and share our achievements, and …

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International Development Week

International Development Week (IDW) is a uniquely Canadian annual initiative established in 1991. Held in February each year, IDW engages Canadians on global issues, and celebrates Canadian contributions towards international cooperation.

Picturing Solidarity: International Development Week Lunch and Learn Event

During International Development Week 2018, the Ontario Council for International Cooperation, the YMCA of Greater Toronto,  Canadian Feed The Children and photographer Allan Lissner  held a lunch-time presentation featuring Allan’s ongoing documentary work on Indigenous rights within Canada, and globally. This event included highlights from OCIC’s  Transformations: Stories of Partnership, Resilience and Positive Change collaborative photojournalism initiative, which is intended to support …

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International Development Week 2014

About International Development Week 2014 International Development Week (IDW) is a celebration of the many achievements of Canadians in promoting international development both in Canada and globally. IDW 2014 marks the 24th year of the week led by Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD). This year, IDW will take place from February 2-8, 2014 …

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Information Management Technician / 16-weeks part-time starting 27 September 2021

Rooftops Canada-Abri International, the international development program of Canadian co-op and social housing organizations is looking for someone to help update its archives and records of 35 years of work. This will facilitate future overseas projects, education and public engagement in Canada. Candidates should be a post-secondary student in library science, information/document management, administrative organization, or international development studies. This is a 16-week part-time (17.5 hours per week) contract position with a salary of $20/hr and 50/50 hybrid office/work at home position. This position is partially funded under the Canada Summer Jobs Program. Applicants must be under 30 years of age, and Rooftops Canada is committed to hiring a youth who self-identifies as being part of underrepresented groups or as having additional barriers to entering or staying in the labour market. Interested candidates should submit their resume and a covering letter including three references by e-mail to info@rooftops.ca by 10 September 2021. For more details, see: https://www.rooftops.ca/advisor.