Author Archives: Jeffrey

Maquila Tour to Honduras & Nicaragua 2014

Posted on by Jeffrey

In March of this year, Executive Director Barbara Wood led a delegation to Nicaragua and Honduras to meet with MEC and CODEMUH, two women’s organizations that work with maquila or sweatshop workers. Representatives from CUPE and BCGEU joined Barbara on … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Maquila Tour to Honduras & Nicaragua 2014

2014 Annual Solidarity and Fundraising Dinner

Posted on by Jeffrey

This past June 7, CoDev celebrated its 2014 Annual Solidarity and Fundraising Dinner at the Maritime Labour Centre. Hundreds of guests enjoyed the good company of friends and colleagues while dining on delicious latin-themed fare.

Posted in Canada, Donors, Events | Comments Off on 2014 Annual Solidarity and Fundraising Dinner

CoDev Honoured with BCGEU Spirit of Leadership Award

Posted on by Jeffrey

CoDev was awarded the Spirit of Leadership Award by the BCGEU at their convention on 29 May 2014. The award is the union’s highest honour, and recognizes CoDev’s leadership in fighting for social justice for working people, women and marginalized … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on CoDev Honoured with BCGEU Spirit of Leadership Award

Canada must call for dialogue amid Venezuelan unrest

Posted on by Jeffrey

An open letter to the Minister of Foreign Affairs from the Americas’ Policy Group (APG), a working group of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation (CCIC) and Co-Chaired by Barbara Wood, CoDev Executive Director, expressing concern over the disruption of … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, South America | Comments Off on Canada must call for dialogue amid Venezuelan unrest

David Noble and His Delegation Experience

Posted on by Jeffrey

Amazing. Life changing. Rewarding. That’s how David Noble, winner of last year’s Membership Draw, describes his experience on a recent delegation to Nicaragua and Honduras to meet with MEC and CODEMUH, two women’s organizations that work with maquila or sweatshop … Continue reading

Posted in Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Donors, Honduras, Maquila, Nicaragua | Comments Off on David Noble and His Delegation Experience