Training and Capacity Building

Online Course to Learn About the SDGs

ACGC has compiled a document with a long list of publicly available online courses related to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Most of the courses are free, with an option for a paid certificate. ACGC is providing the resource for informational purposes only and does not endorse the content or quality of the listed courses. Visit each course page to learn about course delivery and expectations. Download the list of SDG courses here.

CanWaCh Releases Beyond 2020 Conference Outcomes Report

Outcomes from CanWaCh’s Beyond 2020 conference are published! National and international leaders came together to address Canada’s Feminist International Assistance Policy, the UN SDGs, Women Deliver 2019 and more. Read about the future of Canadian leadership in women and children’s health.

Global Affairs Canada Released New International Assistance Results Reporting Guide For Partners

Global Affairs Canada has released their new International Assistance Results Reporting Guide for PartnersThe new Guide will help Global Affairs Canada partners report on funded projects with clear, and evidence-based reports on results, which meet the standards for results reporting of the Government of Canada.

Global Affairs Canada: An Approach to Development Innovation

Global Affairs Canada has released an overview of it’s approach to Development Innovation, including the different elements and steps and their relationship to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and Canada’s Feminist International Assistance Policy. Down it here.

Statistics Canada’s SDG Data Hub

Statistics Canada has released the new Sustainable Development Goals Data Hub, the result of a partnership among several federal government departments to support the UN’s 2030 Agenda. Check it out.

Generation SDG Summit Communiqué

Following the Generation SDG Summit, the Generation SDG Communiqué captures preliminary thoughts emerging from the Summit and includes policy recommendations, community-level mapping & planning strategies and more insights on how Canada can reach the SDGs.
Download the communiqué.

NextGen Database

NextGen is a searchable database of researchers from Canadian universities, colleges, research institutes, think-tanks and civil society organizations – all working on issues related to international development and humanitarian assistance. Find researchers or practitioner-researchers to collaborate with!

Hive Mind: Revised, Updated, and Accessible!

Find out how you can improve partnerships and collaboration. Engaging in ICN online courses will help you identify key principles guiding successful public engagement (PE) practices, and learn how to apply them. You will also learn how to evaluate different types of initiatives to contribute to organizational goals. Get access to tools and resources you can use to advance your organizational capacity by Registering for the Course

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Solar Technology Workshops

Light Up the World offers training courses and educational workshops in Alberta and Peru on solar technology. Contact LUTW at for information about upcoming workshop dates or if you would like our team to facilitate training or educational workshops for your organization, company, community or school.

Global Citizenship Education: Professional Development

If you are looking for professional development opportunities on global citizenship education, please visit Teacher Resources.