Enlace: social cohesion through dialogic spaces

By Gabriela Silva Calle (Enlace’s Co-Founder) My name is Gabriela Silva and I am a volunteer with a heart of a teacher and writer. I remember fondly the day when my volunteer path started. It was in Piura, Peru eight years ago. Since that day I have not stopped thinking about how we as aSigue leyendo “Enlace: social cohesion through dialogic spaces”

Global Solidarity and Intercultural Engagement Narratives

By Marie-Eve Monette (NC Academic Program Coordinator) On September 24th, I was invited by Nexos Comunitarios to give the first talk of its Strong Ideas for a Fair World series. The title of my talk was “Global Solidarity and Intercultural Engagement Narratives,” and since I define engagement as starting with an encounter, I want to start thisSigue leyendo “Global Solidarity and Intercultural Engagement Narratives”

Esos pequeños momentos: Cuncani 2019 (Aprendizaje Comprometido con la Comunidad)

Por Colette Benko (Western University) Quisiera comenzar agradeciendo a la comunidad de Cuncani, por recibirnos con sus con corazones abiertos y tener mucha paciencia con nosotros y nosotras. También me gustaría agradecer a Nexos Comunitarios, su visión es inspiradora y nuestro viaje no habría sido el mismo sin el arduo trabajo de Maricarmen y Kenji.Sigue leyendo “Esos pequeños momentos: Cuncani 2019 (Aprendizaje Comprometido con la Comunidad)”

The Small Moments: Cuncani 2019 (Community Engaged Learning)

By Colette Benko (Western University) I would just like to start by thanking the community of Cuncani, they welcomed us with open hearts and much patience. I would also like to thank Nexos Comunitarios, their vision is inspiring, and our trip would not have been the same without Maricarmen and Kenji’s hard work. Leading upSigue leyendo “The Small Moments: Cuncani 2019 (Community Engaged Learning)”