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  • Shanti Uganda

    The Shanti Uganda Society began with a vision to unite traditional birthing practices with modern best practices and provide birth education in communities impacted by war, poverty and HIV/AIDS in Uganda. The organization was founded by Natalie Angell-Besseling in 2008, a yoga teacher & doula with a background in International Development. After a trip to […]

  • SFU International (SFUi)

    SFU International (SFUi) develops and implements strategic plans and policies that enhance the university’s well-established reputation as a leader in the field of international post-secondary education and engagement and provides university-wide strategic leadership in the development, integration, and promotion of international partnerships, initiatives, projects, and programs. Website: http://www.sfu.ca/international.html

  • National Public Engagement Organizer | RESULTS Canada

    RESULTS Canada is recruiting a National Public Engagement Organizer to join its dedicated team of staff and volunteers. They are a national grassroots advocacy organization that is committed to creating the political will to end extreme poverty and to educating and supporting Canadians to become effective and powerful advocates for change. They believe that a […]

  • Executive Director | Renewable Cities

    Renewable Cities is an international program of the SFU Centre for Dialogue in Vancouver, British Columbia whose mission is to support cities in the transition to 100% renewable energy. The program launched in May 2015 at a Global Learning Forum and has since helped to catalyze international leadership by providing the inspiration, ideas, connections, and supports […]

  • ICN Public Engagement Catalyst Forum 2017

    ICN Public Engagement Catalyst Forum 2017 Catalyser l’engagement du public – Forum 2017 du RCC Effective Public Engagement Training and Professional Development Opportunity for Canada’s Global Sustainable Development SectorStrong public engagement across Canada’s international development sector significantly contributes to how much Canadians are informed and care about international issues. The universal nature of the Sustainable […]

  • BCCIC Youth Delegates to the UN Climate Change Conference

    BCCIC has the incredible opportunity of sending a youth delegation to the upcoming UNFCCC COP 23 conference this November in Bonn, Germany. The 5 youth delegates will represent young people of British Columbia and the provincial council on a global stage that aims to accelerate global climate action and advocate for sustainable development. Selection for […]

  • Technical Coordinator – Project Management Myanmar | Youth Challenge International

    Position Details: The EMBRACE Burma/Myanmar project is seeking an analytical Technical Coordinator – Project Management with an ability to grasp new concepts and assignments quickly and add value to an on-going project. The volunteer will work collaboratively with the Project Manager and Program Director to analyze the project activities and in-coming results against the performance […]

  • Technical Coordinator – Construction Compliance | Youth Challenge International

    The EMBRACE Philippines project is seeking two independent, results-oriented volunteer Construction Compliance Technical Coordinators. Under the guidance of the Project Manager, the Technical Coordinators will support the EMBRACE Philippines project office in the implementation and monitoring of Project construction activities, including: Maternal Waiting Homes and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Facilities. This role will involve […]