Press Releases

  • Maples Students’ Work in Kenya Celebrated for International Development Week 2014

    Released on February 7th 2014

    Winnipeg, MB – To celebrate International Development Week 2014, the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC) has created a video profile to celebrate the international work of students from Maples Collegiate.

    International Development Week (IDW) runs from February 2-8, 2014. The theme for this year is We Are Making A Difference. IDW is an opportunity to explore how Canada and Manitobans are making a difference in our world. MCIC has produced eight video profiles of groups of Manitobans who are contributing their time and effort in the areas of international development and social justice issues to make a difference in our world. (read more)

  • Gimli’s Fair Trade Achievements Celebrated for International Development Week 2014

    Released on February 7th 2014

    Winnipeg, MB – To celebrate International Development Week 2014, the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC) has created a video profile to celebrate the Fair Trade wInternational Development Week (IDW) runs from February 2-8, 2014.

    The theme for this year is We Are Making A Difference. IDW is an opportunity to explore how Canada and Manitobans are making a difference in our world. MCIC has produced eight video profiles of groups of Manitobans who are contributing their time and effort in the areas of international development and social justice issues to make a difference in our world.ork of The RM of Gimli. (read more)

  • Brandon’s Fair Trade Achievements Celebrated for International Development Week 2014

    Released on February 6th 2014

    Winnipeg, MB – To celebrate International Development Week 2014, the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC) has created a video profile to celebrate the Fair Trade work of The City of Brandon.

    International Development Week (IDW) runs from February 2-8, 2014. The theme for this year is We Are Making A Difference. IDW is an opportunity to explore how Canada and Manitobans are making a difference in our world. MCIC has produced eight video profiles of groups of Manitobans who are contributing their time and effort in the areas of international development and social justice issues to make a difference in our world. (read more)

  • Talented Young Manitobans Create Spoken Word Piece

    Released on February 6th 2014

    Winnipeg, MB – To celebrate International Development Week 2014 (February 2-8, 2014), six talented high school students from around Manitoba have created a spoken word piece called “We Can Make A Change” about some of the global issues that they feel strongly about today. (read more)

  • Credit Union’s Fair Trade Work Celebrated for International Development Week 2014

    Released on February 6th 2014

    Winnipeg, MB – To celebrate International Development Week 2014, the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC) has created a video profile to celebrate the Fair Trade work of Assiniboine Credit Union.

    International Development Week (IDW) runs from February 2-8, 2014. The theme for this year is We Are Making A Difference. IDW is an opportunity to explore how Canada and Manitobans are making a difference in our world. MCIC has produced eight video profiles of groups of Manitobans who are contributing their time and effort in the areas of international development and social justice issues to make a difference in our world. (read more)