Category Archives: Latin AmericaDecember 23, 2019
CoDev provided interpretation for Xinka activisit Luis Garcia who visited BC to speak about his people’s struggle to defend traditional territotires from Vancouver mining transational Pan American Silver.
By Filiberto Celada (Human and Labour Rights Program Director, CoDevelopment Canada) During CoDev’s Schools Territories of Peace Canadian teacher delegation to Colombia, I took some members of the delegation to observe a pedagogical encounter in Monteria, Cordoba province in Colombia’s … Continue readingPosted in Colombia, Teachers | Tagged Colombia, human rights | Comments Off on Colombia: Teaching for Peace, Working for Human Rights December 23, 2019
by Wendy Santizo CoDev accompanied a Canadian teacher delegation to visit Colombia and learn from the “Schools as Territories of Peace” project FECODE is implementing across the country. Our visit coincided with the celebration of provincial pedagogical circles encounters, … Continue readingPosted in Colombia, Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Education, Teachers | Tagged alternative education, Colombia, international solidarity | Comments Off on Colombia Delegation Learns Innovative Approaches to Peace Education December 16, 2019
During the week of November 10-16, 2019, CoDev Executive Director, Steve Stewart traveled to Cuba with delegates from CUPE National and CUPE BC. What follows are a series of “reflections” written by the delegates shedding light on their experiences and … Continue readingPosted in Canada, Cuba, Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Human Rights, International Solidarity, Labour Rights | Comments Off on CUPE Delegation to Cuba – Reflections December 3, 2019
Forced Migration – Popular Education- Social Investment An opportunity for international solidarity activists from CoDevelopment’s Canadian partners to exchange experiences and best practises from their international solidarity work. Deepen understandings of the distinctions between development, charity, and international solidarity. Develop … Continue readingPosted in Canada, Events, Honduras, International Solidarity, Labour Rights, Partnership, Uncategorized, Worker's Rights | Comments Off on International Solidarity Conference 2020