Understanding Gender Equality Through Mixed Methods

  In this session, facilitators and participants will explore specific strategies, both quantitative and  qualitative, in regards to measuring gender dynamics, and women’s empowerment. Facilitators will explore femininist methodologies in practice; particularly, the specific opportunities and challenges that come with utilizing mixed methods in an increasingly virtual context. Facilitators will reflect on the supports (capacity, […]

Cost of inclusive refugee education


InfoEvery child has the right to go to school and learn. What would inclusive refugee education cost? An estimated US$4.85 billion globally each year according to a new World Bank-UNHCR report. This virtual panel will discuss challenges, lessons learned, and next steps for inclusive refugee education. Panelists include representatives from refugee-hosting countries, international organizations, and […]

Presentation – COVID-19 Dialogue and Solutions Groups


Since the beginning of the pandemic, GAC and its Canadian international development partners have been working closely together to explore how best to facilitate programming activities in the field during these challenging times. To coordinate these efforts, GAC and its partners have launched consultative groups to discuss challenges faced by the sector and identify short-term […]

Movements for Change: Pathways to Achieving Gender Equality


Join us at CSW65!  Call it a movement, campaign, or simply making change – no matter what you label it, a wide range of tools are used to engage local communities around the world in gender equality work. Join us to discuss best practices and lessons learned from the Canadian movement to bring NGOs, grassroots […]


  .                     Register now                     .   Join us on March 25 for Health for Humanity, a virtual convening of international health experts championing our collective effort to provide health care and eye care for all. Thursday, March 25, 2021 10 a.m. […]

How Women Frontline Health Workers Around the World Are Keeping You Safe


Panel Discussion on CARE's latest report, Our Best Shot Join CARE in a discussion with the Frontline Health Workers Coalition and Astellas Global Health Foundation on how paying, protecting, and respecting frontline health workers (70% of whom are women) is not just the right thing to do but essential for ensuring an effective and comprehensive […]


Assessing Canada’s Women, Peace and Security Agenda


The Canadian International Council (CIC) National Capital Branch in collaboration with WPSN-C (Women, Peace and Security Network - Canada) invite you to a virtual discussion on March 30.   A growing body of research makes the links between the security of women and the security of states. In fact, the very best predictor of a state’s peacefulness is not […]

G7 Background Webinar


The UK will host the G7 this year in Cornwall. The Summit will bring together the 7 members of the G7 and EU plus India, South Africa, Australia and South Korea to to discuss pressing global issues. How important is the G7? What has it achieved in the past? How does it work? How do […]