The Television Premiere of SHIFT CHANGE is Sunday, April 6 @ 5pm on KCTS-9!

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Mark your calendar and spread the word! The television premiere of SHIFT CHANGE is Sunday, April 6 at 5pm PST onKCTS-9 (Seattle’s PBS affiliate). Because KCTS-9 also broadcasts via KYVE-47 and various cable and satellite channels, SHIFT CHANGE will be seen throughout the Northwest and in many parts of Canada. Please spread the word by sharing the SHIFT CHANGEbroadcast information with your friends and … Continued

Plunkett Foundation awarded ICA’s Rochdale Pioneer award

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On Tuesday, in Cape Town, the international co-operative movement concluded Congress, held once every two years, with the award of the Rochdale Pioneers Award. This is the highest honour that it can bestow and is given for “making the greatest difference to co-operatives in the world.” All thirteen previous laureates have been outstanding individuals. In … Continued

Intern in Peru sought by CCA

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NORANDINO Marketing and Value Addition Officer   Location – Peru This internship will be based in Piura, Peru   Partner NORANDINO was created on November 26, 2005 in Lamas (Department of San Martin, Peru), and has its headquarters in Piura city. It is registered in the Public Registrations as the Cooperative of Multiple Services Norandino … Continued

49 days to go: Connect with co-operators in Cape Town!

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The International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) is an independent, non-governmental organisation that unites, represents and serves Co-operatives worldwide. It exists to provide an effective and efficient global voice and forum for knowledge, expertise and Co-ordinated action for and about Co-operatives.  During the week of 1-5 November 2013, you are invited to attend the ICA’s global conference … Continued

Africa Womens’ Forum participant: Botswana

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 Africa Womens’ Forum participant: Botswana     WHERE:  Botswana  WHEN: March 17 – 23, 2012 (approx, based on flights)   COST: $2000  APPLICATION PROCESS:  Please send a detailed letter of interest and copy of your resume to Sarah Feldberg, Volunteer Coordinator at sarah.feldberg@coopscanada.coop by February 10, 2012.  Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.  … Continued

Civilian Caravan for Peace with Justice and Dignity: Mexico

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“In Vancouver, like us, another Mexicans are doing thing to rise awareness about the current Mexico situation. It is invitation to walk together. Please distribute widely / Favor de distribuir (en español abajo)” Raul Gatica We invite you all to a hike in solidarity with Mexico’s Civilian Caravan for Peace with Justice and Dignity on … Continued

Rooftops Canada – extending the call for applications for architecture position in Tanzania

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Rooftops Canada is extending the call for applications for an architecture position in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This six-month internship program is part of the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy, facilitated by the Canadian International Development Agency’s Partnership with Canadians Program. To be eligible, candidates must have graduated from college or university and be … Continued

Rooftops Canada – extending call for applications for two positions in Johannesburg, South Africa

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Rooftops Canada is extending the call for applications for two communications positions in Johannesburg, South Africa, under our 2011 International Youth Internship Program 2011. This six-month internship program is part of the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy, facilitated by the Canadian International Development Agency’s Partnership with Canadians Program. To be eligible, candidates must have … Continued

Co-op Cinema Provides Front-Row Seat in Struggle to End Poverty

New co-op cinema gives front-row view of Canadian efforts to beat global poverty Ottawa March 1, 2010  ̶̶  Canadians have a new way to experience the fight to end global poverty thanks to a virtual movie theatre recently unveiled by the Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA) on its website. “On any given day, Canadians are working in remote … Continued

The Co-operative Career Internship Program Underway!

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After a flurry of activity in the weeks preceding Christmas, BCCA launched the Co-operative Career Intern Program with placements of seven young interns. This is a new program that is offered exclusively to BCCA members and in this, our first year, the program is off to a strong start. A two-day orientation session was held … Continued