Cuso International is a non-profit development agency that works through volunteers. Each year, they send hundreds of global citizens to work on collaborative development projects in more than 40 countries in Africa, Asia, the Pacific, Latin America, and the Caribbean. They are one of North America’s leading international development organizations offering volunteer positions. Cuso places adults of all ages who have the hands-on know-how and perspectives needed to help organizations working to overcome poverty.
"We so often feel powerless to do anything about the many problems in the world around us. We are so often left to wonder whether one person can possibly make a difference. Mother Teresa said yes we can. Her life was resounding proof that it is possible."
SATURDAY, DEC 2 @ 7:00 – 9:00 PM REGINA, Knox-Metropolitan United Church, 2340 Victoria Ave. Lower Assembly Hall (please use Victoria Ave. side entrance) FREE, open to the public | Facebook … Continue reading.
SCIC calls on the Saskatchewan government to provide emergency relief funding for our members’ Ebola response work, including ongoing health programs and medical infrastructure support in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, … Continue reading.
The devastating spread of Ebola throughout West Africa has reached emergency status. The current outbreak, which began in early 2014, has claimed the lives of 8,219 people at the time of writing. Thanks to coordinated efforts in the three … Continue reading.
By Sheila Fahlman, Grandmothers 4 Grandmothers Regina This past year, I was fortunate to be among 22 women selected to travel with the Grandmothers’ Campaign to Ethiopia, Rwanda and South … Continue reading.
By Kaytlyn Criddle While there is no question that many development initiatives have overlooked and even threatened indigenous peoples and cultures, I am optimistic in the capacity for development to be inclusive of indigenous knowledge, skills, and perspectives. This is because I have witnessed such … Continue reading.