July 2017

World Renew job opening - Country Consultant Honduras (AlUSCA, AM, GTA, IndConUSCA)

Greetings from World Renew!


We have a new opportunity today. It would be greatly appreciated if you would kindly circulate it at your earliest convenience:


Country Consultant – Honduras, Central America

Submission deadline: September 3, 2017


I have attached the job description in MS Word and PDF versions.

For more information and submission instructions, the candidate should visit our website at http://worldrenew.net/careers .


If you have any follow-up, please let us know.


Thank you and blessings,



Maria Rolim Campos | Systems / Delta / Donor Relations Admin Assistant

Manager, Education Programs, Coady International Institute

Coady International Institute is inviting applications for a Director, Education Programs. This senior administrative position reports to the Vice President, Coady Institute and Extension Department. Serving
as a collaborative member of the Senior Management Team, the Director is responsible for safeguarding and advancing Coady’s strong reputation as a world-class center of excellence in community-based leadership education.
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Invitation to contribute to Handbook on Communication for Development and Social Change (Jan Servaes, ed.)

Perhaps of
interest to some members of
this list


first edition of the Handbook
of Communication for Development and Social Change
will be published by
Springer in 2019 in multiple formats: print, static electronic,
and live
electronic. The chapters are expected to be completed by the
Summer of 2018 for
editors’ reviews.



a one paragraph abstract
(Word or PDF) by October 1, 2017; 

chapter must be at least
4000 and maximum 8000 words (including references); first draft
is due to the
editors by January 1, 2018. 

the chapters will be
published online first, ahead of print publication of the book
of @1500 pages.


Call for applications: CASID PhD School

The Canadian Association for the Study of International Development

Call for Applications:

Doctoral School in International Development

Monday, September 25 and Tuesday, September 26, 2017, Ottawa

School Leaders:
Professor Haroon Akram-Lodhi, Trent University
Professor Bipasha Baruah, Western University

The Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (CASID) is pleased to announce the 2017 CASID PhD School, the first of an annual event to take place over the next three years.


CJDS Special Free Access Offer

Special free access offer!
Dear CASID members,

The recently released issue 38(2) of the Canadian Journal of Development Studies featured an excellent special section entitled "Rights-based approaches: between renewal and depoliticisation."

We would like to announce that you can now access the introductory article of this special section, "The complex terrain of rights-based approaches: from the renewal of development practices to depoliticisation" by E. Roy Grégoire, B. Campbell, and M.-C. Doran, for free!

The article can be found at the top of the collection here: http://explore.tandfonline.com/page/gen/human-world-research-collection/human-world-social-sciences

Kind regards,

Editorial Office
Canadian Journal of Development Studies
c/o School for International Studies
Simon Fraser University

Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair in International Development Studies at McGill: deadline August 1

FYI, an opportunity at McGill University that may be of interest.Best wishes,Megan
Megan Bradley,
Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science
Institute for the
Study of International Development
McGill University
Leacock Building, Room 539
855 Sherbrooke St. West
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2T7, Canada

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Iain Blair <iain.blair@mcgill.ca>
Date: Mon, Jul 3, 2017 at 4:44 PM
Subject: Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair in International Development Studies at ISID: deadline August 1


Please distribute this note to interested parties and among your networks.


IPAC annual conference 2017 - Professional Development Opportunities


Le français suit
The theme of the conference is
"Strong Foundations, Sustainable Futures."

"Interested in Professional Development Opportunities?
Don't miss out on the off-site tours ..."

* Food Island -Examples and Samples
(Examination of farms and agrifood businesses that contribute uniquely to food sustainability.)

* Go for the Green
(Discover PEI's green projects)

* The Greenwich National Park
(includes the Greenwich Interpretive Center, trail systems, with a stop at the UPEI Climate Lab).

(Offsite Tours : limited capacity on a first come first served basis)

...and Engaging workshops, thought-provoking labs and hack-a-thons during the conference include...

* Innovation Hubs: Finding Ways to Solve Complex Problems
(Move beyond traditional problem solving to address today's complex issues.)

Canada Day Special Free Access Offer

Special free access offer! Offre spéciale d’accès gratuit !
*English text follows French*

Chers/chères membres de l’ACÉDI,
Afin de célébrer le 150e du Canada, nous sommes heureux d’offrir l’accès gratuit à 11 articles portant sur des sujets tout particulièrement pertinents à la politique de développement du Canada.

Allez à http://bit.ly/cd-17 pour télécharger et partager ces articles avec vos collègues, et cela jusqu’à la fin du mois d’octobre!



Contractually Limited Appointment in International Development - University of Guelph

Good afternoon,

International Development Studies, at the University of Guelph, invites applications for a two-year contractually limited appointment in the area of International Development.  Consideration of applications will begin on July 14th, 2017 and will
continue until the position is filled.


Please distribute this opportunity throughout your networks.  

Kind regards,



International Development Studies

College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

University of Guelph



Twitter: @IDSGuelph