Opportunities

  • Generation SDG Summit – Youth Application

    Passionate about sustainable development in Canada? Applications are open now for young leaders (aged 18-30) who reside in Canada for the Generation SDG Summit (April 22-25, 2018). Hosted by Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) this unique gathering brings together brilliant minds and unheard voices from different disciplines, generations, and geographies to address the pressing challenges of tomorrow — today. The goal of the […]

  • Communications and Coordination Volunteer: Inter-Council Network

    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 and support over […]

  • Call for Partners on Youth for Gender Equality – Plan International

    Plan International is looking for partners to conduct a series of youth-led dialogues to develop a youth-led SDG Implementation plan. There are 4 partnership opportunities, including on the Steering Committee, Primary and Secondary Partners, and a Technical Advisory Committee. Please refer to the pdf posted below for more details, and contact Tehsin Jaffer at tjaffer@plancanada.ca […]

  • Call for Volunteers – Social Media for International Development Week

    Are you interested in the behind-the-scenes workings of an NGO that works in the International Development field? The BC Council for International Cooperation is looking for 1-2 individuals who are looking to exercise their social media skills in a real world setting. When: 1 month, mid-January-mid-February (with possibility of extension) Commitment: 4-8 hours per week, […]

  • Artist Call for Proposals – Visioning a Better World

    Are you an Artist, Illustrator, or Designer who enjoys making work that tells stories about a better world? The BC Council for International Cooperation is seeking to commission visual work to help spread awareness about the Global Goals, also known as the Sustainable Development Goals. About the Work The Global Goals are 17 goals that […]

  • Open call for CSO representatives to sit on Global Affairs Canada CSO Implementation Advisory Group

    Date of call: Monday December 11, 2017. Closing date: Friday January 5, 2017 2:00 PM PACIFIC // 5:00 PM EST. Term commences: January 2017. Announcement of Results of this Call: January 15th, 2018. Term length: To be determined. Remuneration: None. Introduction Global Affairs Canada (GAC) recently announced a revised policy titled Canada’s Policy for Civil […]

  • Steering Committee Call – Global Empowerment Coalition of the Central Okanagan

    The Global Empowerment Coalition of the Central Okanagan (known as GECCO) fosters empowerment through net working, knowledge sharing, and capacity building to support sustainable local and global change. GECCO is a Chapter of the BC Council for International Cooperation (BCCIC) and work together on a regular basis to participate in BCCIC initiatives, programming and services.  […]

  • Head of Communications | Climate Action Network International

    Position: Head of Communications Reports to: Deputy Executive Director Location: Remote, flexible Capacity: Full-time Term: Until January 31 2019, with the possibility of extension Start Date: ASAP Background The Climate Action Network (CAN) is a worldwide network of over 1100 Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) in more than 120 countries, working to promote government and individual action to limit human-induced […]

  • Global Campaigner | GCCA (Global Call for Climate Action)

    Are you a natural born campaigner and passionate about climate justice? Are you committed to seeing major changes happen now (not just by 2050)? Are you convinced such changes require the support of actors outside the climate / NGO bubble? If you answer ‘yes’ to all these questions and are excited by the prospect of […]

  • Renewable Grid Initiative | Six open positions

    RGI is looking for new employees  Starting as soon as possible, the Renewables Grid Initiative will initiate a new set of activities. For this purpose, we are recruiting: Finance Manager Project Manager Environment Project Manager Marine Environment Project Manager ‘Grid Planning for the Energy Transition’ Project Manager ‘Renewables and Grid Development in Italy’ Fundraising Support Visit our website […]

  • Call for Proposals: Speakers and Workshops on Gender and Development at International Development Week Conference 2018

    Gender and Development: Reducing Inequalities and Fostering Inclusive Growth Vancouver, BC | Saturday, February 10, 2018 The Minister of International Development, Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, stated on the International Day of Eradication of Poverty that, “…investing in gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls is the most effective way to reduce—and, eventually, eradicate—poverty.” Concurring […]

  • Executive Director | Shanti Uganda

      ABOUT US Shanti Uganda improves maternal and infant health throughout Uganda using a unique collaborative care model. We imagine a world where all women have access to a midwife and are respected, empowered and able to thrive throughout the birth process. Shanti Uganda’s proven model of success and dedicated team have supported over 1300 […]

  • Executive Director | Sierra Club BC

    About us Sierra Club of BC Foundation is a non-profit environmental and social justice organization whose mission is to defend British Columbia’s wilderness and ecosystems, within the urgent context of global climate change. We advocate for the responsible use of B.C.’s natural resources while promoting a modern, equitable economy that sustains our planet in every […]

  • Program Officer, Vancouver | Equitas

    Title: Program Officer  Organization: Equitas – International Centre for Human Rights Education Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada Status: Full time – 35hours/ per week Application deadline: Sunday, November 26, 2017 Start date: January 8th, interviews will be held December 11th-13th  Salary range: $40,000 – 47,000 (based on experience) + benefits Equitas – International Centre for Human Rights Education (www.equitas.org) is seeking a […]

  • Senior Policy Advisor, Ottawa | Canadian Foodgrains Bank

    Can you imagine a world without hunger? Would you like to work for an organization with this mission? Canadian Foodgrains Bank is recruiting for a Senior Policy Advisor to take responsibility for research and advocacy on humanitarian and food assistance policy issues, and for helping to maintain and strengthen the relationship between the Foodgrains Bank […]

  • Project Manager, Guatemala | Justice Education Society

    Location: Guatemala City Start Date: As soon as possible Application deadline: Friday, November 24, 2017 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Project Manager, Guatemala | The Justice Education Society of BC

    Location: Guatemala City Start Date: October 1, 2017 Application deadline: Friday Sept 15, 2017 Role: The Project Manager will be based in JES’ field office in Guatemala and will work closely with the international and operational offices of the Public Ministry engaged in the various areas of the project. He or she will also work […]

  • 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 […]