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SCIC helps Saskatchewan people act on their desire to make the world a better place. We do this by educating Saskatchewan people about global issues like poverty, health, and human rights, and encouraging individuals to take meaningful action. Note: If this page looks strange, try clearing your browser’s history.
New and Noteworthy
Urgent Response – Nepal Earthquake
Find out how you can support SCIC Members working on the ground to respond to this disaster.
New Report Confirms Canadians want National Leadership in Reducing Global Poverty
The findings of this 2015 poll demonstrate that the majority of Canadians are aware of and concerned about global poverty. Canadians want their country to play a leadership role in improving health, education and economic opportunities for citizens of the world’s poorest countries. View the results and take action here
Job Posting- Student Researcher (Apply by April 30th)
SCIC is hiring a Student Researcher to undertake a research project titled “Review of Global Citizenship Education in Saskatchewan Schools”. Apply by April 30th, 2015. Full job description and application criteria.
SCIC Blog – International Women’s Day
What Women’s Cooperatives in Rural Peru Taught Me About Working Towards Gender Equality
As International Women’s Day is celebrated each year, increased attention is paid to non-profits that support gender equality in the global South. When I studied International Development in university, I was often left wondering what impact these organizations really have on women…
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Ethical Eats! Saskatchewan’s new Ethical Food Finder App
Check out Ethical Eats, SCIC’s new online educational tool and mobile app, connecting Saskatchewan people to alternative options to help support a more just global food system. Featuring a business directory to help you find Saskatchewan businesses selling fair trade, local, and organic food options in the province!
Global Citizenship Education Program
We’ve recently expanded our WorldBeat Global Education project into the Global Citizenship Education Program. This renewed focus will allow us to provide Saskatchewan classrooms with social justice resources that dig deeper, through teaching modules, relevant and easy-to-search lesson plans, professional development for teachers, international opportunities for youth, and more!