WUSC is a network of individuals and post-secondary institutions who believe that all peoples are entitled to the knowledge and skills necessary to contribute to a more equitable world. WUSC is unique among development organizations in their ability to link Canada's colleges and universities with their overseas activities. WUSC’s mission is to foster human development and global understanding through education and training. Their projects take place in the Balkans, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Haiti, Malawi, Peru, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam.
"One must learn by doing the thing; for though you think you know it, you have no certainty, until you try."
Together, a better world is possible.
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.
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SCIC is seeking a part-time Curriculum Writer, accountable to the Executive Director. This is a part-time position at 30% of full-time, until March 31, 2019. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, July … Continue reading.
Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Generating Momentum Youth Leadership Training Camp, Aug 23-26, 2018 at Arlington Beach Camp, Arlington Beach, SK. Generating Momentum is a 4-day, retreat-style summer leadership … Continue reading.
SCIC is excited to announce the release of the 2nd Module in our Global Citizenship Education Modules Series, titled “Understanding Power and Privilege through Anti-Oppression”. This essential resource builds on the first module … Continue reading.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 30 @ 5:30-7:30 PM REGINA, University of Regina, Lab Cafe (LB 142) | FREE! SCIC, along with the Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (CASID) and World University Service of Canada (WUSC) Regina invite you to a free reception as part … Continue reading.
Deadline for Nominations/Applications: June 7th, 2018 The SCIC Board of Directors is currently accepting nominations to fill a few vacancies. Anyone may run for election, however member agencies are especially encouraged to nominate individuals. Please see the nomination package for more information. Nominations must be received … Continue reading.
I was standing in front of a roomful of potential donors, nervously waiting for someone to ask the first question. After delivering an hour-long presentation on the community development program I managed in Southeast Asia, I’d hoped for eager app… Continue reading.
In advance of the 2018 Global Citizen Award celebrations, we took a moment to interview some of this year’s honourees, Dave Mitchell, Abdullahi Nunow, Marcella Pedersen, and Terri Sleeva. Here are some of their words of reflection and advice: Continue reading.
As a young girl growing up on a farm in northern Saskatchewan, I felt like an outsider; like ‘the other’. I noticed that decision-making, knowledge-creation, and trend-setting happened in cities and centres far from my every-day life. Whenever I con… Continue reading.