November 25, 2020

Voluntourism: How the White Savior Complex is Accepted as International Development and How to Challenge It

Like many kids in high school I was passionate about “making a difference” and was spoon fed the hope that I can “change the world”. I […]
November 25, 2020

Street Soccer “EQUALITY” Campaign Fare

Street Soccer ‘EQUALITY’ campaign Fare #footballpeople was a one-day inclusive awareness-raising, advocacy and behavioral changes activity event that attracted over 100 participants ages 12-40 years. The […]
September 15, 2020

Looking Back: I Wasn’t Supposed to Go to Uganda

My name is Sonia Michaelsen and I was an intern for CEED in 2015. I’ll be honest – my participation was completely unplanned. I wasn’t even […]
September 8, 2020

Looking Back: An Interns First Impressions, Challenges, & Reflections on Her Time in Uganda

I remember the first night I spent in Uganda, specifically in Entebbe, after spending 24 hours between connecting flights and different airports. It was already nighttime […]
August 25, 2020

ICYMI: The World Beyond Covid-19 – A Five Part Series

20 speakers from 4 continents on 5 topics. “The World Beyond Covid-19” webinar series gathered experts, innovators and leaders to discuss the impact of Covid-19 and […]
August 19, 2020

Looking Back: CEED Alumni Recounts What Her Time in Gulu Was Like

It’s been 5 years since I left this beautiful place in which I had the opportunity to call home for a few precious months, but it […]
August 19, 2020

CEED Concordia is Hosting A Video Documentary Internship Fall 2020 and Here’s Why I Think You Should Apply

You may have seen a promotion for CEED’s upcoming video documentary internship taking place this Fall. (If you haven’t, check it out here!) If you have […]
July 28, 2020

Engaging Concordia Students Online: Lessons From Three Organizations’ Content Creators

Engaging Concordia Students Online: Lessons From Three Organizations’ Content Creators With classes and orientation online this coming year and virtually no on-campus community, dozens of student […]
July 20, 2020

Stories from Gulu – TAKATAKA® Plastics

Uganda generates 600 metric tons a day of plastic waste; up to 50% isn’t collected, and in Gulu, 80% of its waste isn’t collected. Gulu town […]