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The WFCP Recognizes Excellence in Professional and Technical Education and Training
October 11, 2018

The WFCP Recognizes Excellence in Professional and Technical Education and Training

The World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics (WFCP) presented its third Awards of Excellence, recognizing leaders in the field of professional and technical education and training.... Read More
Investing in skills and innovation is key to inclusive economic growth
September 5, 2018

Investing in skills and innovation is key to inclusive economic growth

With federal budget consultations underway, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) has issued six recommendations aimed at supporting inclusive economic growth and competitiveness by investing in... Read More
Training will be key to the success of the emerging Cannabis industry
August 21, 2018

Training will be key to the success of the emerging Cannabis industry

It’s official. On October 17, Canada will become just the second country in the world to fully legalize the recreational use and possession of cannabis. As provinces and territories hurry to tackle... Read More
New digital skills internships connect talent and employers
August 3, 2018

New digital skills internships connect talent and employers

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) will help Canadian youth acquire the skills and experience they need to succeed in the digital economy thanks to the brand new Digital Tech Internship... Read More
Putting science to work to boost innovation and skills training
July 25, 2018

Putting science to work to boost innovation and skills training

More than $10 million awarded to 11 Canadian colleges and polytechnics for new research... Read More
Denise Amyot accepts second mandate at the head of CICan
June 27, 2018

Denise Amyot accepts second mandate at the head of CICan

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is very pleased to announce that current President and CEO Denise Amyot has accepted a second five-year mandate at the head of the national association. Ms.... Read More
CICan welcomes new Board members and Chair
June 21, 2018

CICan welcomes new Board members and Chair

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is pleased to welcome three new members to its Board of Directors, as well as a new Chair. Dr. Michel Tarko, President and CEO of the Justice Institute of... Read More
CICan launches two new partnerships in Chile to improve training and employability for young people
June 11, 2018

CICan launches two new partnerships in Chile to improve training and employability for young people

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) recently announced the launch of two new institutional alliances in Chile as part of the Sustainable Development and Skills for Employment in the Extractive... Read More
New partnership with Canada will improve training and employability for young people in the extractive sector of Arequipa, Peru
May 30, 2018

New partnership with Canada will improve training and employability for young people in the extractive sector of Arequipa, Peru

A press conference organized by the Regional Ministry of Education in Arequipa, in collaboration with the Canadian Cooperation, marked the local launch of the institutional alliances for the... Read More
Canadian colleges and institutes to support the Caribbean green economy
May 24, 2018

Canadian colleges and institutes to support the Caribbean green economy

Canadian colleges and institutes will help support the green economy and address climate change in the Caribbean region. Initiated by Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), the Skills to Access the... Read More
Five students awarded in CICan’s 2018 Art Showcase
May 7, 2018

Five students awarded in CICan’s 2018 Art Showcase

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is thrilled to announce the winners of its 2018 Art Showcase... Read More
NBCC President Marilyn Luscombe Receives CICan’s Distinguished Service Award
May 2, 2018

NBCC President Marilyn Luscombe Receives CICan’s Distinguished Service Award

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) President and CEO Marilyn Luscombewas bestowed the Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan)Distinguished Service Award by her peers of the Presidents’... Read More