Achieving Equity and Global EDI-D-I Competence in the Canadian Health Sector Workforce

One hundred underrepresented Canadian students undertaking courses in the health professions at Western University and University of Manitoba will be equipped with Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Decolonization and Indigeneity (EDI-D-I) knowledge and skills, to prepare them for frontline work in Africa (or in similar global settings) as well as in Canada. The project will create sustainable […]

Supporting students who are Indigenous, disabled, and low income in global engagement experiences: Inclusion by diversifying approaches, design, and destinations.

This project will increase the participation of target student groups in international education by designing diverse targeted programs along with promotions, procedures and wraparound supports. The project goes beyond an equity approach and ensures students feel a sense of belonging by their participation in the research and design. To provide more non-traditional destination options, Laurier […]

Go Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Action Student Challenge

The Go Global Sustainable Development Goals in Action Student Challenge will empower York students and their peers around the world to take action towards the achievement of SDGs with a global lens. Through facilitated discussions, workshops and immersive abroad opportunities, York University students will develop global competencies, leadership, digital fluency and project management skills necessary […]

Global Indigenous Skills: Ways of Knowing, Ways of Doing, Ways of Connecting, Ways of Being

University of Calgary is investing in global skills for Indigenous and non-Indigenous students, cultivating leadership, identity awareness and global networks related to Indigenous ways of knowing, doing, connecting and being. The project leverages Canada’s only International Indigenous Studies program, UCalgary Writing Symbols Lodge’s Youth Leadership programming and the ii’taa’poh’to’p Strategic Plan. Partnering with University of […]

Go Global First Year STudy Abroad ExPeriences (Go Global STEPs)

The Go Global First Year STudy Abroad ExPeriences (Go Global STEPs) is a sustainable and scalable program to provide 420 first-year students with an opportunity to participate in short-term faculty-led study abroad programs. Supported by a direct institutional match of 178%, the program will ensure that 5% of undergraduate students have an international experience, with […]

Go Global! Removing barriers and providing wrap-around support for student-initiated opportunities

The project aims to provide opportunities outside the standard semester exchange programs. By using existing curricula and more than 50 international partners to leverage their knowledge base, the University of Lethbridge is creating new programming to encourage all students that student-initiated opportunities are possible and can be created specifically to meet their needs. Activities will […]

iWIL Go Global: International Work Integrated Learning Abroad – UWindsor International

The iWIL Go Global – Experiential Learning Abroad program builds off University of Winnipeg’s experience embedding experiential learning into academic programs by providing options for students to participate in either in-person or virtual international work-integrated learning (iWIL) opportunities, including global work-integrated learning (e.g., paid and unpaid internships and cooperative education placements), community service-learning posts and […]

Travelling Knowledges: Local Cultures and Environments Across Geographies

This project will permit 62 University of Northern British Columbia students in any discipline to exchange knowledge on diverse issues in cultural safeguarding, sustainability and community development. Partnering with five non-traditional countries, this project will enhance educational experience and offer opportunities for experiential learning for 43 outbound students. Past programs showed that team travel works […]

UofR International Innovation Project

UR International is looking to expand and strengthen international mobility opportunities for University of Regina students. With more than 450 partner universities in 70 countries throughout Europe, Asia, Oceania, North America and South America, UofR students can experience a semester, summer or academic year abroad with program options such as: global exchanges, internships, practicums and […]

Where History Meets the Future: Giving our Students the World by Giving the World our Students

By strengthening our international partnerships we will expand the number of outbound offerings with priorities going to underrepresented students and more diverse locations. Students will bring international skills and experience home while sharing our home with the world. They will become the leaders who transform Saskatchewan into a more innovative and connected place.The largest cohort […]