Local Brews + Global Views ft. Development & Peace


Join MCIC for an online edition of Local Brews + Global Views — this time, for a conversation with Jason Cegayle of Development & Peace, the social justice organization of the Catholic Church in Canada.

In May, the UN celebrates the International Day of Living Together in Peace, and at this event we will hear how Development & Peace is promoting a culture of peace and sustainability in Myanmar. Join us to hear how interfaith religious and community leaders became fully engaged in the promotion of communal harmony by opposing violence (including gender-based violence) and nurturing an environment of tolerance, gender equity, and respect.

Bring your coffee & questions and join us online for another 'from home' edition of Local Brews + Global Views, as Jason leads this important discussion about building peaceful communities — even as we watch the current civil unrest in Myanmar unfold.

We will be using Zoom to share this event online, and participants will receive a link by email after registering. Need to join by phone instead? Register and you'll receive the phone-in information.


Speaker Bio: Jason Cegayle

Jason Cegayle is the Manitoba and Thunder Bay animator for Development and Peace, the social justice organization of the Catholic Church in Canada. As part of the Caritas Internationalis Network, Development and Peace aims to fundraise for partners in the Global South, striving for social change, through education and advocacy initiatives to Canadians. Jason graduated with a Bachelor of Education from the Université de Saint-Boniface and was previously the Youth Representative for Development and Peace Manitoba.

Please help us host an event that accommodates your inclusion needs by emailing info [at] mcic.ca with your requirements, or if you have any questions or concerns. Closed captioning will be available at this event.

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