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Intake 4 is now open!

Concept notes may be submitted until April 29, 2021 at 12pm noon (central time). Only selected candidates will be invited to submit a full proposal at a later date. Click below for all the details.

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Intake 4 Live Q&A session

If you missed the Live Intake 4 Q&A Session on April 9th, you can now view it here:

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Intake 4 is now open!

Concept notes may be submitted until April 29, 2021 at 12pm noon (central time). Only selected candidates will be invited to submit a full proposal at a later date. Click below for all the details.

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Micro-Learning #3: FIT’s Gender Equality Strategy

This session aims to help you develop a gender equality strategy using FIT’s Gender Equality Strategy Guide.

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Job Opening: Program Officer, Gender

The Program Officer, Gender is responsible for managing projects by Canadian SMOs, focusing specifically on how gender initiatives and activities can be incorporated into testing environments, and providing gender expertise to the FIT team.  Deadline: Until position is filled. Remote …

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Micro-Learning #2: FIT’s Rapid Gender Scan

This webinar aims to enhance understanding of how to integrate gender into the testing environment through the use of FIT’s Rapid Gender Scan tool (RGS).

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Webinar and slides: Micro-learning #1 – Introduction to Gender Equality and Testing Innovation

The webinar covers key gender terms and definitions, explains why gender considerations should be incorporated in development work, and includes a FIT case study to highlight best practices for gender integration.

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FIT’s latest funding recipients announced!

FIT has selected 9 organizations from across Canada to receive funding in the program’s second round. Click below to find out more about the selected innovations!

Intake 2 Recipients

New episode of FIT’s podcast!

In our third episode, we chat with Vurayayi Pugeni, Area Director in Southern Africa, Central Africa and Nigeria with the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) about how to address gender issues using different innovative approaches.

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New episode of FIT’s podcast!

Find out more about the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba’s innovative approach to programming in this wide-ranging conversation with Executive Director, Dorota Blumczynska.

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Supporting Canadians Abroad During COVID-19

For the latest and most up-to-date information on COVID-19, visit Canada.ca/coronavirus or contact the coronavirus information line at 1-833-784-4397.

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