This op-ed was published by The Hill Times on September 27, 2023 Opinion piece by Denise Amyot As the nature of work changes, learning experiences outside the classroom—and outside the country—are now more relevant than ever. Planning for and responding to skills needs across an economy as diverse and broad as Canada’s is a difficult […]
Through GSO-funded international study and work experiences, thousands of Canadian post-secondary students are gaining life-long skills they — and Canada — need. TOP FIVE SKILLS GSO ALUMNI REPORT HAVING GAINED AND/OR IMPROVED: Intercultural competencies Adaptability Communication Self-confidence Cultural sensitivity skills Download our fact sheet to get a quick snapshot of GSO.
Louisane LeBlanc: If the Global Skills Opportunity pilot ends, Canadians with disabilities will miss out
This op-ed was published by The PIE News on September 8, 2023 Opinion piece by Louisane LeBlanc Canada will never reach its full potential until people with disabilities are fully included in the fabric of society. After all, we represent 22% of the population and, inevitably, we contribute to Canadian excellence. I’m heartened to see […]