Canadian Civil Society Networks and SAP Canada
SAP Canada belongs to the following networks:
- CCIC Asia Pacific Working Group
- Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee
- Participatory Development Forum
Canadian Committee on Women, Peace and Security
http://www.peacebuild.ca/working/?load=gender– The Canadian Committee on Women, Peace and Security is a national coalition of individual and organizational members of civil society, government and Parliament whose mission is to work toward the goals established in UN Security Council Resolution 1325.
Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee
http://www.peacebuild.ca/– The Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee is a network of Canadian non-governmental organizations and institutions, academics and other individuals from a wide range of sectors, including humanitarian assistance, development, conflict resolution, peace, faith communities, and human rights. CPCC has been working since 1994 to formulate policy and operational directions for Canadian NGOs involved in peacebuilding, in collaboration with other relevant actors. The network is engaged in a process of dialogue with departments and agencies of the Government of Canada and a broad range of NGOs to articulate Canadian directions in the area of peacebuilding, and to strengthen NGO and civil society input into peacebuilding policy and program development.
CIDA Canadian Partnership Branch
http://www.acdi-cida.gc.ca/cida_ind.nsf/vall/0C17BE39DCC3D1E385256D750066169C?OpenDocument– SAP Canada was founded in partnership with the predecessor of CIDA’s Canadian Partnership Branch. The Branch is is responsible for international cooperation programs with colleges, universities, companies, non-governmental organizations, cooperatives, unions, professional associations and other institutions. Its main objective is to help CIDA carry out its mandate of supporting sustainable development and reducing poverty in some of the poorest developing countries in the world.
CIDA’s Partners Forum
http://www.acdi-cida.gc.ca/partners– SAP Canada is a member of CIDA’s Partners Forum, an extranet web site vehicle to enhance communications and knowledge-sharing with its many partners. The goal of the site is to facilitate the sharing of information between the Agency and its partners. Any organization that has a business relationship with CIDA is invited to register for access to the Partners Forum.
Web Networks Community News, Events, Jobs, and Resources
http://community.web.ca/index.html– This web page is a Canadian civil society newswire of Web Networks’ members, including South Asia Partnership Canada.