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  • International Development Week Conference

      What is International Development Week? International Development Week (IDW) is an initiative established by the Government of Canada to inspire and engage Canadians to learn more about and actively contribute to tackling global challenges.  About the conference Coinciding with IDW proper, the International Development Week Conference hosted in Vancouver on Saturday, February 10, 2018, […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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: […]

  • Open Call for Youth to Sit on Delegate Selection Committee

    BCCIC is putting out two calls to help us put together our Delegation to the COP 23 Climate Conference in Bonn, Germany in November 2017. We are seeking 2 youth to sit on the delegation (deadline to apply is July 14th) and 5 youth to sit on the delegate selection committee (deadline to express interest is July 7th). […]

  • $100 Million Announced for Smaller Canadian Civil Society Groups

    May 9th, Minister Bibeau announced a $100 million dollar fund for Canadian small and medium sized organizations. After almost three years of discussions with the Inter-Council Network of Provincial and Regional Councils for International Cooperation (ICN), of which BCCIC is a part and the current host, and the Canadian Council for International Co-operation (CCIC), this […]

  • New Year’s Letter to the Minister

    Ahead of the announcement of the International Assistance Review, BCCIC has written to The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, P.C., to reiterate and emphasize the importance of small and medium sized Canadian civil society groups in any and all Canadian work toward the Sustainable Development Goals. We welcome comments from our members at any time. Please send […]