Category Archives: Latin AmericaApril 3, 2011
CoDev’s Labour Program Director, Carol Wood, is accompanying a group of occupational health and safety activists on an exchange with our Honduran partners CODEMUH, sponsored by the BC Federation of Labour. Sat, Apr 2nd they met with women leaders and … Continue readingPosted in Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Honduras, Labour Rights, Maquila, Uncategorized | Leave a comment March 24, 2011
Here at CoDev there is always the possibility that we will check our emails and receive news from our partners that their livelihoods and lives are at risk. Unfortunately this isn’t as infrequent an event as we would like it … Continue readingPosted in Education, Honduras, Human Rights, Uncategorized, Urgent Action | 2 Comments March 14, 2011
Barbara Wood, CoDev Executive Director, shares the last in her 3-part report on Berenice Celeyta’s (NOMADESC) 2011 visit to Canada. “When I told people I was coming to Regina in early March, everyone looked horrified. I want you to know, … Continue readingPosted in Canada, Colombia, Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Human Rights, Inside CoDev, Uncategorized | Comments Off on The warmth of Saskatchewan March 8, 2011
Barbara Wood, CoDev Executive Director, shares the second of a 3-part report on Berenice Celeyta’s (NOMADESC) 2011 visit to Canada. Amidst roses, pakoras and historic photos of working women, Berenice came on stage at the Vancouver and District Labour Council … Continue readingPosted in Colombia, Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Gender, Human Rights, Partnership, Uncategorized | Comments Off on The courage of women lifts us all March 8, 2011
¡Feliz día de la mujer! CoDev celebrates the work of our Latin American Sisters striving for equality and justice. Twenty-six years working together for women’s rights, workers rights and human rights! CoDev celebra el labor de nuestras hermanas en Latinoamérica … Continue readingPosted in Gender, Latin America, Partnership | Comments Off on Happy International Women’s Day!