• Travels Through Latin America – Part II

    CoDev Executive Director Kathryn Janzen is traveling in Latin American with Kelti Cameron, International Solidarity Officer from CUPE National. Here is Kathryn’s second dispatch.

    Day 3-4 (NOMADESC, Colombia)

    We spent the next two days with our other partner NOMADESC based in Cali, Colombia. (more…)

  • 14th Annual JUST Film Festival

    Brought to you by CoDev, Amnesty International, Village Vancouver and Langara College the festival runs March 20-22, with a special gala film screening on March 19th. Sign up for updates at justfilm.org!

  • Travels through Latin America

    CoDev Executive Director Kathryn Janzen is traveling in Latin America with Kelti Cameron, International Solidarity Officer from CUPE National. Here’s what they are up to.

    Day 1-2 (SINTRACUAVALLE, Colombia)

    This past week I had the opportunity to travel with Kelti Cameron from CUPE National, to visit our partner SINTRACUAVALLE in Cali, Colombia. (more…)

  • Café Etico: Triumph and Adversity

    When you’re enjoying a delicious cup of Café Etico, it’s easy to forget just how much work goes into each and every coffee bean. Coffee farmers invest immense amounts of labour into their plantations, especially those dedicated to organic agriculture. (more…)

Building Partnerships for Global Justice

CoDevelopment Canada is a B.C.-based NGO that works for social change and global education in the Americas. Founded in 1985 by a group of activists who wanted to go beyond financial aid, CoDev builds partnerships between like-minded organizations in Canada and Latin America to foster learning, social change, and community empowerment.  These partnerships educate Canadians about Latin America and allow them to directly support the region. Such connections build solidarity, mutual understanding and ultimately improve prospects for a fairer global order.

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Coffee and Global Warming – the Georgia Straight

Don’t miss “As climate change worsens, coffee addicts may be in for a jolt“, published in the Georgia Strait, and written by our own Kirsten Daub, Cafe Etico Coordinator.

It’s another brilliantly sunny day in Northern Nicaragua. I’ve just clambered down a mountainside, and stepping into the shade of Manuel Garcia’s coffee farm is instant relief from the heat. As we walk through the coffee trees …

Read the full article here.

Travels Through Latin America – Part II

The community of Dagua

CoDev Executive Director Kathryn Janzen is traveling in Latin American with Kelti Cameron, International Solidarity Officer from CUPE National. Here is Kathryn’s second dispatch.

Day 3-4 (NOMADESC, Colombia)

We spent the next two days with our other partner NOMADESC based in Cali, Colombia. (more…)

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