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Executive Director Report – Fall 2020

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CoDev 2020 Annual General Meeting We welcomed Jacqueline Alvarado Cruz, a Surrey teacher solidarity activist, who was elected to the board at this AGM. Read Jaqueline’s profile here. And congratulations to incumbent board members Nancy Hawkins, Neil Adolph, Diana Alvarez, … Continue reading

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COVID Update: Nicaragua

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Nicaragua – MEC (Maria Elena Cuadra Movement of Employed and Unemployed Women) The world pandemic is not only affecting the global economy, it is also having a devastating impact on the local economies, particularly in developing countries. In Nicaragua, according … Continue reading

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COVID Update: Colombia

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Colombia – NOMADESC (Association for Research and Social Action) Killings and Serious violations to Human Rights worsen during lock down in Colombia The COVID-19 crisis in Colombia as in other countries in Latin America, has had a serious impact on … Continue reading

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COVID Update: Our Latin American Education Partners

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CoDevelopment Canada Report on Latin American teacher partners during the Covid19 pandemic Soon after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Covid19 a pandemic, governments in Latin America began to establish measures to inform and prevent its propagation, forced vacation on … Continue reading

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COVID Update: Colombia

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Colombia – FECODE (Colombian Educators’ Federation) We have been hearing from our partners in Latin America about their own struggles in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is an excerpt from recent postings by Jose Hidalgo Restrepo Bermeo, Coordinator … Continue reading

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