Marian White Public Engagement Officer, www.cusointernational.orgCategory: Non-Profit
Oct 14 2011
A CUSO placement lead to a lifetime of dedication to international solidarity work.
Oct 11 2011
Acadian leader shares what a privilege it was to live and work in another culture.
Oct 11 2011
'Don't send us under developed workers' - advice given by Julius Nyerere to early CUSO leaders.
Sep 25 2011
A young nurse faced huge challenges running a Mobile Pre-Natal Clinic.
Sep 20 2011
Coming from a large Cape Breton family prepared Ray for his volunteer work in a rural village in Sierra Leone. Hear an amazing story you won't believe.
Sep 12 2011
An Internship overseas helped qualify Joanne for her current job as a Teacher of English as an Additional Language.
Aug 26 2011
Teachers are in a caring profession and aware of Third World issues. They will jump at the chance to work with CUSO-VSO during a one year leave of absence to improve their skills and learn about the world.
Aug 12 2011
An entrepreneur who has built into her business model a way of giving back. Hear how this volunteer continues to work with her former partner organization. "Women's Media Watch is a part of my life" http://www.urbanmotifdesign.com
Aug 06 2011
Peter learned that teaching in another culture requires that you 'Keep it simple - don't simplify the concept but simplify how you explain it.'
Aug 03 2011
"I learned everything that I needed to know in life. I learned how to cope with things. I learned what the diversity of the world looked like. I certainly learned what poverty meant. It was a turning point in my life. I've never forgotten it."
After graduating from the University of Prince Edward Island I volunteered with CUSO in Nigeria. In the 80s I worked with Oxfam Canada in Halifax as a development educator working across the Maritime region. In 1994 I began to work with CUSO in the Atlantic region and enjoy my current work with Cuso International.Click here to see the full author's profile
Recent EpisodesMargaret Graves, Tanzania
John Power, Swaziland, Nigeria, Indonesia
Lise Richard, Cameroon, Barbados
Lipi Saha, Bangladesh staff
Huberte Gautreau, Togo, Peru, Cameroon
Teresa Mellish, Malaysia
Ken Mellish, Malaysia
Sharian Hanson, partner Jamaica
Richard McBride, South Africa, Indonesia
Barb Carthew, Jamaica, Borneo,