Events

[Exhibition] Global Health Impact Expo + Exchange

Join us for a one-of-a-kind event to advance and showcase Canada’s innovative leadership in global health and gender equality. The Global Health Impact Expo & Exchange, brought to you by the Canadian Partnership for Women and Children’s Health (CanWaCH), is a dynamic, fast-paced, multi-faceted exposition that will showcase the work of and strengthen connections between […]

Global Women’s Breakfast

Scientists from around the world are invited to participate in the IUPAC 2020 Global Women’s Breakfast (GWB2020). This global event will be held on a single day, February 12, 2020, one day after the United Nations Day of Women and Girls in Science. The overall purpose of GWB2020 is to establish an on-going virtual network where […]

Workshop: Tools and Tactics for Joining the Global Workforce

Universities are essential training grounds for future leaders in science and industry to hone their technical and analytic skills – yet the level of professional training on offer are uneven. In this session, we will address a variety of communication tools and tactics necessary to join the global workforce. We will survey the relationship between […]

Festival of Leadership | Festival du leadership

Film festival celebrating Canada’s global leadership in development | Festival de cinéma qui célèbre le leadership canadien en développement About this Event Join the Canadian Council for International Co-Operation (CCIC) and the Canadian Partnership for Women and Children’s Health (CanWaCH) as they showcase inspiring films from their member organizations that take a closer look at […]

Conference: Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership

The Summit on Canada’s Global Leadership will bring together diverse voices across sectors to discuss and analyze the gaps, successes and opportunities for a balanced approach to policy coherence. In the Fall 2019 post-election context and nearing the 10-year mark to reach the SDGs/Agenda 2030, this summit provides an opportunity to understand where Canadian state and non-state […]

Conference: 2019 Canada Health Infoway Partnership Conference

Infoway is excited to once again hold this year’s conference during Digital Health Week (November 11-17, 2019) which celebrates the difference digital health is making in the lives of Canadians The 2019 Infoway Partnership Conference will highlight safer medication practices, empowering Canadians with access to their health information and digital health services, and sharing and exchanging knowledge […]

Course: Masterclass in Sustainable Healthcare

The Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation is launching the Centre for Sustainable Health Systems (CSHS) with an inaugural Masterclass in Sustainable Healthcare. Why Sustainable Healthcare? Climate change is recognized as the greatest threat to global health in the 21st century (Lancet, 2018; WHO, 2015; UCL/Lancet Commission, May 2009). Canada’s healthcare system is a […]

Workshop: Youth Engagement in Action! From Programs FOR Youth to Programs WITH Youth

“Youth engagement ensures that young people become an integral part of the work of organizations and communities and that their voices help shape the future. Through youth engagement, youth are no longer seen as recipients of services but as citizens that are actively engaged and involved in the issues and processes that affect them”. –Youth […]

In-Person/Livestream: National Youth Debate: Leadership for a Sustainable Future

The National Youth Debate: Leadership for a Sustainable Future is a federal pre-election debate on the political leadership required for a sustainable and prosperous Canada, using the UN Sustainable Development Goals as an orienting framework. The youth debate provides a unique and innovative opportunity in electoral engagement by giving young political leaders centre stage to […]