Youth Day was Educational and Fun!
ACGC was pleased to facilitate I-Week Youth Day, a full day of interactive workshops and lectures for High School students from some of our community’s most engaged social justice leaders. Focusing on thoughtful and effective development and social justice work, I-Week Youth Day challenged perceptions while offering tools and connections for making change both locally and globally.
Top 30 Under 30 launched at Bow Valley College
ACGC was pleased to be joined on February 7th 2017 by His Worship Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of Calgary; Honorable Michael Connolly, MLA for Calgary-Hawkwood; Honourable Deepak Obrhai, MP Calgary Forest Lawn; Ariel Delouya, Director General, Engaging Canadians Bureau; and Dr. Jens Liebe, Senior Programme Expert, as we launched our Top 30 Under 30 magazine during International Development Week!
ACGC Members Meet Minister of International Development
ACGC was pleased to host the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau in Calgary in January 2017. Minister Bibeau was in the city for cabinet meetings and took the opportunity to meet and have discussions with ACGC members, partners, and youth, as the government prepares a new policy on International Assistance based on extensive consultations in 2016. Read more about the International Assistance Review consultations, and visit Global Affairs Canada’s website to see the results of the process.