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  • BCCIC Annual Report 2016-17

    2016-17 was an exceptionally busy and productive year at BCCIC. Our membership, public reach and regional collaboration grew in a year that saw several key accomplishments and exciting developments. Our sincere thanks to our members, dedicated staff, volunteers and funders. Our achievements in the past year would not be possible without you. Together, we are increasing […]

  • BCCIC Communications Officer

    Title: Communications Officer Accountable To: Executive Director of the BC Council for International Cooperation Duration: Full-time (37.5 hours/week) initial one year contract, subject to renewal Salary: Salary starting at $51,574 including benefits. Location: Vancouver, BC Start Date: November 27, 2017 The Organization: The British Columbia Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) is a coalition of individual […]

  • National Coordinator (Bilingual – French/English)

      Title: National Coordinator (Bilingual – French/English) Accountable To: Executive Director of the BC Council for International Cooperation Duration: Full-time (37.5 hours/week) one year maternity leave contract. Salary: Salary starting at $46,818 and with benefits is 50,563 Location: Vancouver, BC Start Date: November 20, 2017 (firm)   The Inter-Council Network (ICN) is a dynamic network […]

  • It Only Takes One to Make a Change

    Do you want to create change, but don’t know where to start? Have you struggled to feel that your own actions can make a difference? The reasons can be overwhelming and many, ranging from “I’m too young to do something meaningful” to “working for social change is like swimming against the tide“. I would like […]

  • Communications and Coordination Volunteer

    Every six months, the Inter-Council Network (ICN), hosted by the British Columbia Council for International Cooperation, offers one or two unique, competitive, and sought-after volunteer positions for persons who are interested in the Canadian context of global cooperation, and who would be working with national and regional leadership and decision-makers in the sector to coordinate […]

  • Reflections on Social Change in the Local and Global

    At my university, where 98% of students come from outside Canada, I hear a decent amount of admiration for Trudeau. He’s “a feminist,” “better than Trump,” and, the classic, “soooo hot.” “He talks progressive, but often doesn’t act on it,” I usually tell my friends. Namely, at the climate conference leading up to the Paris […]

  • British Columbians talk local work on Global Goals at the United Nations

    ***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*** British Columbians talk local work on Global Goals at the United Nations Vancouver, BC – July 11, 2017 – This week, British Columbians join heads of state, dignitaries and civil society from around the world at the United Nations to report on and discuss progress toward achieving the world’s most ambitious agenda: […]

  • NEW! BCCIC ‘Where Canada Stands’ report for HLPF 2017

    In Where Canada Stands, BCCIC evaluates Canada’s progress on the seven UN Sustainable Development Goals under review at the 2017 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF). Although Canada is not submitting a Voluntary National Review (VNR) this year, the report provides a civil society perspective on how Canada is doing, how we can improve, and where we […]

  • Open Call for Delegates | HLPF 2017

    Global Affairs Canada has offered space for 2 civil society delegates and 2 youth delegates (18-24) to participate on the official Canadian Delegation to the High Level Political Forum in New York during the ministerial segment from July 17-19, 2017. The Inter-Council Network of Provincial/Regional Councils for International Cooperation (ICN) needs to submit the name […]

  • Project Manager, Guatemala | Justice Education Society of BC

    Location: Guatemala City Start Date: as soon as possible Application deadline: June 26, 4pm PDT The Justice Education Society of BC (JES) is a non–profit organization with over 25 years of experience providing public legal education and justice system capacity building in Canada and overseas. In Canada, the Society helps more than 700,000 British Columbians […]