Spotlight on our Members

Spotlight on our Members

Interview with Gerardo Almaguer, Développement international Desjardins

In this edition of Spotlight on our Members, we met with Gerardo Almaguer who has recently been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of Développement international Desjardins (DID).
He spoke to us about his plans as he embarks in his new role. He also shared his thoughts on the importance of innovation and the private sector in international development.

New CCIC Member: Operation Eyesight Universal

We are happy to welcome Operation Eyesight Universal as CCIC’s newest member! Operation Eyesight Universal was founded in Calgary in 1963 and is an international development organization working to restore sight and prevent blindness in developing countries.
They work in partnership with local hospitals, governments and community development organizations, building essential resources that give all people, including the poorest, access to the eye care services they need.

Interview with Glenn Mifflin, Cuso International

Photo: Glenn Mifflin, CEO of Cuso International with Eyibio Magdalene Effiom, a beneficiary in the cassava value chain from Odukpani Local government Area of Cross River State. Eyibio completed her Entrepreneurship Development Training, and started her...

Interview with Ida Kaastra-Mutoigo, World Renew

 Ida Kaastra-Mutoigo is the Executive Director of World Renew.CCIC:  World Renew has been successfully working since 1962.  Reflecting on your organization’s nearly 60 years of experience, what would you consider as World Renew’s greatest success and how...