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Canadian Conference on Global Health 2022

Hilton Toronto , Canada

The uncertainty of conflict, climate change, economic and/or financial crises and pandemics, continues to call for attention and resources that will redress the inequities that exist along the continuum from […]

Advocacy 101 – Toronto

Toronto Public Library - Fort York branch 190 Fort York Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Advocacy often starts with putting key issues on the radar of those in power —and keeping the pressure on with actionable asks. Join us! Results Canada is a nonprofit advocacy […]

Symposium #LaSciencedAbord

La grande bibliothèque de BAnQ 475 Boul. de Maisonneuve E, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Fighting misinformation in 2023 The pandemic has put a long running issue in the spotlight: misinformation. It’s clear that the main fight for science communicators across the world is the prevalence of […]

Navigating Uncertainty in Human Development

Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat 199 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

On a global scale, uncertainty has taken on many faces – the war in Ukraine, a decline in the global Human Development Index, economic instability, and climate disasters, among others […]

Advocacy 101 – Montreal

McGill University - Thomson House 3650 rue McTavish Boardroom 404, Montréal, Québec, Canada

*This workshop is will be delivered in English and French, but you don't need to understand both to participate.** Advocacy often starts with putting key issues on the radar of […]

Plan International Canada Solutions Lab

Plan International Canada 245 Eglinton Avenue E #300, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Become a powerful digital advocate and address the impact of social media on body confidence and self-esteem at Plan International Canada’s Solutions Lab (Feb. 25). Learn from experts, connect with […]

Resilient Health Systems for Africa: Re-envisioning the Future Now

Kigali Convention Centre , Rwanda

This year’s Africa Health Agenda International Conference (AHAIC) 2023 will bring together Africa’s top thought leaders, political figures, innovators, researchers, policy makers, health workers and community mobilisers for dialogue and […]

CSW67 (2023)

The sixty-seventh session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place from 6 to 17 March 2023. Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of […]

Exposition photographique SaKiFe à Québec

Assemblée nationale du Québec 1045 Rue des Parlementaires, Québec City, Québec, Canada

Le reportage du photographe belge Christophe Smets témoigne des conséquences de l’accès restreint aux soins de santé pour les femmes du Kivu à l’Est de la République démocratique du Congo […]

Youth Experts on Innovation and Advancing Gender Equality through Technology

Church Center for the United Nations (CCUN), 2nd Floor, New York Church Center for the United Nations (CCUN), 2nd Floor, New York, NY, United States

This collaborative event organized by Plan International Canada, Young Diplomats of Canada and Fora: Network for Change will serve to amplify youth perspectives on technological innovation and its intersection with gender equality.

Neglected Tropical Diseases and WASH, Spotlight on Trachoma

Legacy Suite, University of Calgary 124 University Gate Northwest, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

In honor of World Water Day on March 22 and the UN Conference on Water, the Canadian Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases (CNNTD), in partnership with Operation Eyesight Universal and […]

CUGH 2023

Washington Hilton Washington, DC, United States

Global Health at a Crossroads: Equity, Climate Change and Microbial Threats In Conjunction With: The World Health Summit Regional Meeting 2023 & The AAHCI Global Innovation Forum 2023 Washington Hilton, […]

CanWaCH Global Health Impact Summit

Hosted in Ottawa on April 18 and 19, the summit will bring together organizations and institutions engaged in health and rights programming within the international cooperation sector

Results Canada National Conference May 6-8, 2023

Game-changers for achieving the Global Goals by 2030 DATES: May 6-8, Ottawa ON Results Canada is hosting a National Conference in-person in Ottawa this spring! On May 6-7, you will […]

Employment Equity Partners’ Roundtable

Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue 580 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

“Beyond Culture: Bridging Gaps in Accessibility, Equity & Inclusion” Employment Equity Partners’ Roundtable provides a shared communication platform for leaders in academia, business, civil society, and the public sector, to […]

Plan International Canada’s Youth Summit 2023

Are you passionate about making a meaningful difference in the world? Are you interested in connecting with like-minded changemakers from all over Canada? If so, Plan International Canada invites you […]

Employment Equity Partners’ Roundtable

Aga Khan Museum 77 Wynford Drive, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

“Beyond Culture: Bridging Gaps in Accessibility, Equity & Inclusion” Employment Equity Partners’ Roundtable provides a shared communication platform for leaders in academia, business, civil society, and the public sector, to […]

Youth Vision Summit

Centre for Social Innovation 192 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada

World Vision Canada and its National Youth Council co-hosting the Youth Vision Summit, a full-day conference, at the Centre for Social Innovation in Toronto on June 17th. The event is […]

2023 Youth Vision Summit – Networking Lunch

Centre for Social Innovation 192 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada

As part of the summit, we are opening up a networking lunch session for any youth or professionals in international cooperation and development, humanitarian aid, and social justice advocacy to engage with […]

2023 Canadian Evaluation Society Conference

Hilton Quebec 1100 Rene Levesque East, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

The Société québécoise d’évaluation de programme will be hosting the next annual conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society which will take place from June 19 to 21, 2023 at the Hilton Hotel in Quebec City. The conference […]

Migrants, Refugees, and Societies: World Development Report 2023 Launch

Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat 199 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

About 184 million people—2.3 percent of the world’s population—live outside of their country of nationality. Almost half of them are in low- and middle-income countries. With global economic imbalances, climate […]

IGH Listening Tour: Community Partner Townhall (In-Person and Virtual)

University of Toronto 10 King's College Road, Toronto, ON, Canada

Who should attend: Individuals and representatives from community organizations with an interest in sex- and gender-based health research, those working toward health equity for people of any and all genders in […]


Advancing Biodiversity-Positive Nature-Based Climate Solutions

Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat 199 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Nature-based Solutions (NbS) that conserve, restore and sustainably use biodiversity and ecosystems hold promise in helping people adapt to the adverse effects of climate change. But it is often a […]

Networking Reception Alongside Women Deliver 2023 hosted by CanWaCH

Heaven Restaurant and Boutique Hotel 29 street N* 7KN Kiyovu, Kigali, Rwanda

In celebration of Women Deliver 2023, the Canadian Partnership for Women and Children's Health (CanWaCH) invites you to join us for an evening of connection and solidarity. We look forward […]

Cuso and VIDEA Community Conversations

Okpik Hall

What do strong community partnerships look like to you? Cuso and VIDEA are teaming up and hosting a community conversation. Join us August 31st 10am-4pm (drop in anytime)! There will […]

BBQ Engage and Connect at Parc Lafontaine

Parc Lafontaine 3939 Avenue du Parc-La Fontaine Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

🌟 Join Us for the BBQ Engage and Connect Event at Parc Lafontaine, Montreal! 🍔🌭 Calling all members of the Carrefour International team, as well as individuals from the public […]

6 à 8 de la Coopération – Ottawa

1404 Scott St 1404 Scott St, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

In a relaxed atmosphere, come and discuss volunteering opportunities in international cooperation. In the 5 to 7 style formula, you will meet people working in different organizations of the volunteer […]

Local Brews + Global Views with Real Humanitarian

Good Earth Coffeehouse - Seasons 14-455 Sterling Lyon Parkway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Hear how vocational training is empowering women in Ethiopia through financial independence. On Thursday, September 28th, the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation will be at Good Earth Coffeehouse Seasons (Building […]

ensemble – CAM Conference

Delta Hotels by Marriot 01 Lyon St. N, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Click here for an early bird special! Join us as a Sponsor Gain excellent visibility and support the conference. Enjoy complimentary registrations, advertising, key exhibit locations and recognition throughout the […]

The SDG second half: Ideas for doing things differently

199 Sussex Drive, Ottawa / Zoom

World leaders just met at the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals midpoint summit . Halfway between the SDG’s 2015 launch and the 2030 deadline, the mood was somber. Stark global […]

2023 Canadian Conference on Global Health

Westin Ottawa 11 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON, Canada

The Canadian Conference on Global Health is an annual conference that brings together researchers, practitioners, policymakers, and students from various disciplines and sectors to discuss pressing global health issues. The conference […]

What Works Global Summit 2023

Delta Hotels by Marriot 01 Lyon St. N, Ottawa, ON, Canada

The What Works Global Summit is the largest event of its kind, bringing together researchers, leaders in evidence-based decisionmaking and practitioners to share the latest evidence synthesis research, research methods […]

Aura Freedom International 10-year Anniversary Event

El Mocambo 464 Spadina Ave., Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Join us on October 18, 2023 to celebrate Aura Freedom’s 10-year anniversary at the legendary El Mocambo in Toronto. A Day After Freedom is an event to celebrate a decade […]

Celebrating 25 years of ZMQ Global

Montreal CoWork 4388 R. Saint-Denis #200, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

We are delighted to invite you to the celebration of 25 years of ZMQ Global, our international non-governmental organization. Originally founded in 1998 in India, ZMQ is dedicated to using […]

The future of maternal & child health globally: challenges and opportunities

Robert Salter Auditorium, Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning 686 Bay Street, Toront, Ontario

On November 8, SickKids Centre for Global Child Health Co-director, Dr. Zulgiqar A. Bhutta, is giving a lecture in conjunction with the 2023 Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health […]

Gender Lens Investing: The Role of Translation

Hybrid , Canada

Gender lens investing is an approach that integrates a gender analysis into investment analysis and decision-making to better inform investment decisions and advance gender equality. However, gender experts and finance […]

Volunteering Abroad Happy Hour!

Centre for Social Innovation 192 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada

Join us at the Centre for Social Innovation for our Volunteering Abroad 6 to 8 happy hour! Get ready to embark on an incredible journey and make a difference. Discover […]

CPHIA side event: Defeating malaria through equitable partnerships

Nyika, New Wing, Mulungushi International Conference Center Lusaka, Zambia, Central African Republic

Dear colleagues and partners attending the 2023 Conference on Public Health in Africa, You are warmly invited to a side event entitled “Defeating malaria through equitable partnerships” organized by Medicines […]

Rendez-vous annuel Santé Monde 2023

Power Corporation du Pavillon La Laurentienne de l'Université Laval! Université Laval, Québec, Quebec, Canada

SANTÉ MONDE VOUS INVITE À SON RENDEZ-VOUS ANNUEL 2023   À vos agendas, prêts, marquez !     Santé Monde est heureuse de vous inviter à son prochain Rendez-vous annuel qui aura lieu le 29 novembre 2023, en mode hybride […]

MinoFest 2023

Daniels Spectrum 585 Dundas Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

MinoFest, formerly the Racialized Maternal Health Conference, is the only conference of its kind in North America, and is the premier event shaping the future of perinatal care for Black […]

Global Digital Health Forum 2023

Hybrid , Canada

The Global Digital Health Network will once again convene the Global Digital Health Forum this December 4th through December 6th, 2023. GDHF is the leading global public health industry networking […]

Protecting civilians in conflicts: Canada’s global role

Canadian War Museum 1 Vimy Place, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Humanity & Inclusion Canada, the Canadian Landmine Foundation and Mines Action Canada are pleased to invite you to the ceremony for the Monument to the Unknown Civilian on Monday, December […]


WUSC’s International Forum 2024

Shaw Centre 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Join us for one of the most interactive global conferences on international development! Connect with a wide range of actors - including civil society members from the Global South, students […]