Shifting the Western gaze of solidarity: towards a new vision of voluntary cooperation


17 h 15


UQAM : Pavillon Athanase-David - Local D-R200
1430 rue Saint Denis Montreal, QC H2X 3J8

December 5 recognizes the contribution of all volunteers around the world. This day is an opportunity to celebrate the efforts of volunteers, to share their values and to show the impact of volunteer cooperation.

As part of this celebration, you are invited to our conference entitled Shifting the Western Focus on Solidarity: Towards a New Vision of Volunteer Cooperation with the participation of

  • Maïka Sondarjee, Assistant Professor, International Development and Globalization, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa and author of the book Perdre le Sud : décoloniser la solidarité internationale
    Marie Edouard Diouf, CECI volunteer in Senegal and monitoring-evaluation-learning advisor
    Marie-Pierre Leroux, Professor, Department of Management, ESG-UQÀM, member of the OCCAH scientific committee and former volunteer

This event will be moderated by : Aimée You, CECI volunteer in Burkina Faso in Haiti and communications advisor

The CECI 2022 Awards will be presented during a networking cocktail starting at 6:30 pm

This event is organized by CECI in collaboration with OCCAH and is funded by the Government of Canada through the Voluntary Cooperation Program

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