UNICEF advocates for measures to give children the best start in life, because proper care at the youngest age forms the strongest foundation for a person’s future. UNICEF is the driving force that helps build a world where the rights of every child are realized. They have the global authority to influence decision-makers, and the variety of partners at grassroots level to turn the most innovative ideas into reality. That makes them unique among world organizations, and unique among those working with the young.
"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."
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.
Now Accepting Applications from 2nd, 3rd and 4th year Education students! Application deadline: January 2nd, 2017 Exciting news! In order to ensure a wide range of participants, SCIC has decided to … Continue reading.
by Kailtyn Kitzan This blog is a part of “Student Perspectives on Global Citizenship Education”, a series of blogs by Saskatchewan high-school students reflecting on their experiences through the Global Citizen Youth … Continue reading.