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 June 3, 2014
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 readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on CoDev Honoured with BCGEU Spirit of Leadership Award April 10, 2014
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 readingPosted in Canada, South America | Comments Off on Canada must call for dialogue amid Venezuelan unrest April 3, 2014
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 readingPosted in Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Donors, Honduras, Maquila, Nicaragua | Comments Off on David Noble and His Delegation Experience March 6, 2014
Long live Central American women! CoDev’s Executive Director, Barbara Wood is leading a delegation of Canadian Partners to Nicaragua and Honduras to meet with the women’s organization partners that work in the Maquila or sweatshop sector. She writes from Nicaragua.Posted in Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Gender, Human Rights, Maquila, Nicaragua, Partnership | Comments Off on Viva las mujeres centroamericanas! Viva!