Public Engagement Projects in Canada
College of the Rockies has successfully managed two CIDA Public Engagement Fund projects designed to increase the awareness, understanding, and engagement of our local community in international development issues and programs.
Fair Change: Fair Trade and Climate Change in the Kootenays
This project, including a conference held in October 2008, explored local solutions to global challenges.
Africa: Development Challenges and Kootenay Action
This project, including a conference held in October 2007, focused on health and economic challenges facing Africa today and featured keynote speaker Stephen Lewis.