PWSD is the official development and relief agency of The Presbyterian Church in Canada. The work of PWSD includes responding to emergency situations, long-term community development with international partners working in health, education, agriculture and income-generation and refugee sponsorship by Canadian congregations. PWSD is also responsible for educating Canadian Presbyterians by promoting justice, peace and the integrity of creation. PWSD supports people and communities in Africa, Asia, Central America, and Eastern Europe according to their need and regardless of their faith.
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.
SCIC is excited to announce the 28th Annual Global Citizen Award Winners. Join us February 3rd in Saskatoon and February 8th in Regina, as we celebrate the contributions of these amazing Saskatchewan … Continue reading.
Join SCIC as people all over Saskatchewan celebrate International Development Week 2018, an annual celebration connecting Canadians to meaningful global citizenship activities. This is a time to join together with our local and global communities… Continue reading.
Over two-days of energetic and creative conversations, this training will take participants through an interactive exploration into what makes people power effective, with opportunities to apply it directly to your cause or campaign. Continue reading.
Deadline for nominations: Tuesday, December 6, 2016 Do you know a Saskatchewan person who is making amazing contributions to international development and global cooperation? Someone who has dedicated their life to making our world a more just and peaceful place? Consider nominating them for SCIC’s … Continue reading.
Share your vision with the rest of Canada! Deadline Oct 31. Open to Canadian youth aged 30 & under Enter your artwork reflecting the theme “Canada’s Role in the World”, and your art could be showcased on posters across the country during International Development Week, … Continue reading.