Masters In Development Practice
Posted on: 03/01/17 | Author: Communications
Naomi Gichungu (alumna) and Aliraza Alidina, are both recipients of Emerging Leaders’ Fellowship (ELF). They are working on separate projects focusing on Indigenous-Newcomer Relations with local community organizations.
Posted on: 10/12/16 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg’s Master’s in Development Practice program (MDP) announced five of their scholarship winners with a combined value of $90,000.
Posted on: 09/19/16 | Author: Communications
Doing business differently – conference teaches youth about the co-op movement A youth engagement conference to be hosted at The University of Winnipeg on October 22 will showcase cooperatives as viable businesses that are community-focused, balancing people, planet and profit. The conference is a collaboration between UWinnipeg’s Business Chair of Cooperative Enterprises and Populus, a …Read more >
Posted on: 03/13/15 | Author: Communications
Anna Huard is from Couchiching First Nation and is in her first year of UWinnipeg’s Master’s in Development Practice Program.
Posted on: 05/29/14 | Author: Communications
Generous gift from Chancellor Silver, Kim Silver, Western Glove Works supports MDP fellowships and indigenous inclusion initiative The University of Winnipeg today celebrated a private and a corporate gift totalling $250,000 made by Bob Silver, Chancellor of The University of Winnipeg and President of Western Glove Works (Silver Jeans) and his wife, Kim Silver. The …Read more >
Posted on: 04/30/14 | Author: Communications
Early bird registration for international conference until May 16 WINNIPEG, MB – They’ve uncovered corruption, exposed break-ins, tracked criminals and brought down a United States president. Now is your chance to hear from top journalists at an international conference – Holding Power to Account – co-hosted by CBC and The University of Winnipeg, being …Read more >
Posted on: 03/31/14 | Author: Communications
UWinnipeg’s Dr. Jaime Cidro will be working with Norway House Cree Nation, Manitoba on research on birthing repatriation thanks to a Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) grant worth $114,300.00 over two years.
Posted on: 03/04/14 | Author: Communications
Indigenous Food Sovereignty and Earth Democracy Dr. Vandana Shiva, world-renowned environmental activist, is giving a free public lecture, Earth Democracy on Saturday, March 29th at 7:30pm at the North Centennial Recreation Centre in Winnipeg, following a Feast of Forgotten Foods starting at 5pm at the same location. Event organizers, The Powers House Producers, are a …Read more >
Posted on: 01/03/14 | Author: Communications
Reuben Garang hoped to return to the South Sudanese village he was once forced to flee for an emotional reunion. Instead he arrived in neigbouring Uganda to find out the family he was coming to see is fleeing once again. Garang graduated with a UWinnipeg Master’s in Development Practice in 2013, after earning his Bachelor …Read more >
Posted on: 11/22/13 | Author: Communications
The University of Winnipeg is pleased to announce the appointment of Claire P. Reid as the new director of the Master’s in Development Practice (MDP), a graduate program specializing in Indigenous Development.