Friday


CONCERT

7:00 pm
Convocation Hall

World Music for Sustainable Development

Featuring the Edmonton Transcultural Orchestra
Sponsored by the Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology and the Department of Music
Free admission.  Accepting donations for humanitarian relief in Yemen.


Building Global Capacity for Sustainable Development: An Introduction to UAI's International Capacity Development Projects & Programs (ICDPP) Unit

12:00 - 1:30 pm
Telus Centre 134

Dan Fredrick, Director, ICDPP; Krista Aune, Business Development Manager, ICDPP; Leandro Solis Aguilar, Project Liaison, ICDPP; and Prof. Elaine Simmt, Associate Dean, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta
 
Did you know that University of Alberta International (UAI) has a unit dedicated to finding opportunities worldwide to connect our campus experts with global clients to increase their capacity?  Learn more about these initiatives including international development projects, fee-for-service projects, professional training programs, and other models of cooperation. In this informative panel discussion, ICDPP staff, along with one of our campus experts, will discuss their work and its intersections with the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, as well as its challenges, successes, and opportunities. They will be happy to answer any questions - including how you can get involved!
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