MCC shares God's love and compassion for all by responding to basic human needs and working for peace and justice. MCC has workers and financial commitments in 65 countries around the world. MCC addresses basic human needs such as water, food and shelter and works alongside churches and communities in a variety of efforts to build peace. MCC works through and with local churches and community groups to enable them to better respond to the needs within their own communities.
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.
A limited number of travel & registration subsidies are available for SCIC Members (Apply by Sept 5). This two-day, bilingual forum will convene public engagement practitioners from coast-to-coast-to-coast in order to foster and build… Continue reading.
SCIC is excited to announce the team of 8 participants and 6 advisors for Educators for Solidarity Initiative! Educators for Solidarity is an opportunity for Saskatchewan post-secondary education students to see first-hand the work of SCIC’s member agencies on the ground, to learn about international development … Continue reading.
Look for us at your annual teachers’ convention! SCIC often attends teacher conventions to meet with educators, provide information on our programs and free resources, and whenever possible facilitate sessions on topics related to Global Citizenship Education. Watch for us at the following conventions, or watch the Professional Development … Continue reading.
If you’ve ever had a conversation with a young child, you’ve probably noticed that they ask a lot of questions. I was one of these annoyingly curious children. Growing up, I realized the world was an enormous place and there was an endless list of things I didn’t understand. Why is the sky blue? Who invented cars? Where does… Continue reading.