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.
"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."
Global Affairs Canada has launched a call for preliminary proposals to enhance economic empowerment, well-being and inclusive economic growth for women in Ghana. The deadline for submitting a preliminary proposal … Continue reading.
Webinar participants will have the opportunity to learn about Global Affairs Canada’s approach to development innovation, and share your organization’s approach and experience with development innovation. Continue reading.
We are delighted to share that Global Affairs Canada has just launched a call for proposals – 2017 Call for Preliminary Proposals – Development Impact Window – Canadian Small and Medium Organizations (SMO) for Impact and Innovation. This is part of the $100M… Continue reading.
Bangladesh is now hosting the world’s biggest refugee camp where over 900 000 Rohingya and other minorities are fleeing the ethnic cleansing in Myanmar. As a part of the international response, … Continue reading.