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Partner to Speak on Human Rights in Colombia

Human rights defender Berenice Celeyta says that international solidarity helps to keep her alive and able to continue her work. Celeyta is the founder and director of one of CoDev’s partners, NOMADESC, an organization dedicated to working with local communities in the south west region of Colombia to defend and promote their rights. (more…)

Welcome to CoDev’s New Website!

CoDev Staff Photo - Holiday 2010

The team at CoDev are thrilled to welcome you to our newly designed website!  Working with the incredible team at Raised Eyebrow we are now pleased to offer you some incredible online features that will keep you informed about our work and offer you a chance to support our partners and their work for global justice! (more…)

Upcoming Honduras Exchange for Health and Safety Activists

We’re planning our next exchange to Honduras for Health and Safety Activists within Canadian Unions. The exchange is planned for the beginning of April 2011.  Our partners in Honduras, the Honduran Women’s Collective (CODEMUH), have spent years researching, educating and accompanying sweatshop factory workers with Occupational Health and Safety claims. We will be working with the Honduran team  (more…)

CoDev’s 10th Annual World Community Film Fest!

This post is from 2011 – check out information about our 2012 festival!

On February 11-13th, 2011 CoDev is the Vancouver host for this amazing festival for the tenth year. The World Community Film Festival goes straight to the heart of the matter around the world, telling stories about communities and their passions. (more…)

Take Action: Colombian Partner Faces Death Threats!

Berenice Celeyta - NOMADESC

In the short time since we sent you an urgent action on December 20th asking for letters to protest ongoing death threats against NOMADESC and other union and human rights organizations in Cali and the southwest of Colombia, several more threats have been made. On January 6th, (more…)