KGAN’s Global Speakers Series aims to bring international speakers from various countries to our community to speak about international development projects taking place around the world. Please see below for a list of current and previous presentations.
Global Speakers Series #4: Defending Women’s Rights in Nicaragua
Guest Speaker: Johana Arce, legal advocate for MEC
Tuesday, October 1st, 2013; 6:00pm – 7:30pm; Desert Gardens Community Centre
Global Speakers Series #3: Empowering Communities in Nepal
Guest Speaker: Suresh Shrestha, Tamakoshi Sewa Samiti (TSS) executive director
Thursday, March 14th, 2013; 7:00pm – 8:30pm; Desert Gardens Community Centre
Global Speakers Series #2: Challenges Facing Indigenous Women in Guatemala
Guest Speaker: Flory Lopez Sincal, World Neighbours Canada
Thursday, November 8th, 2012; 7:00pm – 8:00pm; Desert Gardens Community Centre
Global Speakers Series #1: Reconstructing Rwanda
Guest Speaker: Lama Mugabo, Building Bridges with Rwanda
Wednesday, October 17th, 2012; 7:00pm – 8:00pm; Desert Gardens Community Centre
*Do you know an international guest coming to the Kamloops who would like to be featured as an international speaker for our series? Please email regional coordinator, Sarah Johnstone, at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about possible opportunities.