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  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • BCCIC Annual Conference

      We are pleased to announce that registration for the BCCIC’s Annual Conference “Bringing the Invisible Mosaic Together” is now open! This conference takes place on Friday, September 22 and Saturday, September 23. Bringing the Invisible Mosaic Together: BCCIC Annual General Meeting 2017 (Day 1) Friday, September 22 | 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM – […]

  • A Seat at the Table: Canadian Civil Society & Youth Join Canada at UN

    A Seat at the Table Canadian Civil Society & Youth Join Canada at UN     July 13, 2017 – Two Canadian civil society representatives and two youth delegates will participate in the United Nations High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on sustainable development alongside the government of Canada this week in New York City (July 10th […]

  • 2017 International Leadership Award – Deadline Extended

    The BCCIC International Leadership Award recognizes exceptional contributions to international cooperation, exhibiting leadership and strong development effectiveness strategies. What is the International Leadership Award? Inspired by the six essential elements for delivering on the sustainable development goals , the International Leadership Award honours a Full BCCIC Member’s partner organization from the global South who is […]

  • 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: […]