Marian White Public Engagement Officer, www.cusointernational.orgCategory: Non-Profit
Jul 31 2011
Bernie returned to Canada after volunteering with a zeel to tell stories about Africa. 'Narratives are the most powerful way of engaging the minds and hearts of other human beings.' The power of storytelling connects people around the world.
Jul 30 2011
As an pioneer in international volunteer work, Ann shares how enriching the experience was for her and how it shaped her life.
Jul 28 2011
One of the most rewarding experiences was teaching basic literacy skills to African women who then passed these skills along to other women.
Jul 25 2011
Hear about her two years of fun, challenge and self-reliance - everything you need from an adventure.
Jul 24 2011
'It made me feel 19 again when I met my former student, the Nigerian High Commissioner to Canada'. Hear the whole story on As It Happens http://www.cbc.ca/asithappens/episode/2011/06/10/friday-june-10-2011/
Jul 19 2011
Hear how a newly married woman raised her son, learned Swahili and taught school in the 1960s.
Jul 16 2011
As retired school teachers Peter and Debra advise others like them to "Go for it" - apply for an overseas placement.
Jul 15 2011
Early days at CUSO had challenges from financial to overseas program development but the spirit stayed positive.
Jul 13 2011
We have an honourable record in that CUSO and SUCO established the first Canadian representation in Southern Africa countries. Our staff introduced Canadian Cabinet Ministers to new Cabinets of these newly freed countries.
Jul 10 2011
Exciting new opportunities lie ahead for a man who has been an innovator, connector and believer in community development both north and south.
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
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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,