CBRC Board Members at the UNESCO Knowledge for Change Consortium

CBRC Board Members at the UNESCO Knowledge for Change Consortium
On December 14th, 2017 two key activities occured in Ottawa: 1) a Conversation on the potential of community based research for the addressing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 2)the launch of the Knowledge for Change International Consortium for Training in Community Based Research. The event with these activities was co-hosted by the Canadian Commission for UNESCO and the Universit... more...
2018-01-17

CBRC Secretariat is now at the Centre for Community Based Research

CBRC Secretariat is now at the Centre for Community Based Research
As of October 1, 2017, the Centre for Community Based Research (CCBR) is the Secretariat for Community-Based Research Canada (CBRC). This means that CBRC’s offices are now CCBR’s offices! The Centre for Community Based Research (CCBR) is a non-profit organization located in Waterloo, Ontario and affiliated with St. Paul's University College at the University of Waterloo. Establis... more...
2018-01-12

Is there a Canadian Approach to Knowledge Democracy?

Is there a Canadian Approach to Knowledge Democracy?
Photo above: Elder Margaret George of the Squamish First Nation (left) and President Andrew Petter of Simon Fraser University (right) at the C2UExpo 2017 Opening on May 2, 2017. Reflections on C2UExpo 2017 by Dr. Budd Hall (UNESCO Co-Chair in Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education) The C2UExpo (Community Campus University Exposition) is ending today, May 5th,... more...
2017-05-09

CBRC Board of Directors in Ottawa

CBRC Board of Directors in Ottawa
CBRC had an Annual General Meeting and a Board meeting on December 13th, 2017 at Carleton University, Ottawa hosted by the Faculty of Public Affairs. Thirteen board members attended this meeting. During these meetings, four new CBRC Board Members were appointed: Stephen Dooley, Ken Carter, Catherine Graham, and Michele Peterson-Badali. The CBRC Board also discussed strategic and program plann... more...
2017-05-09