kwic in the news


Inter Pares & KWIC Present "Women's Health & Rights; In the Philipines, Canada and Beyond" - May 26, 2017

Seeds for Justice, Trent Aboriginal Cultural Knowledge and Science indigenous youth programs in Peterborough receive funding


Charities benefit from bargain hunters- May, 28, 2016

Trent Indigenous Environmental Studies Program Director Dan Longboat speaks to Peterborough students to mark Earth Day- April 22, 2016

Author Camilla Gibb speaks at Seeds of Change International Women's Day- March 10, 2016

Author Camilla Gibb to  speak at International Womens' Day event Wednesday- March 4, 2016

Leaping to Action on Climate Change Locally- February 3, 2016


Peterborough family  to share tales from year spent backpacking the world- November 12, 2015

Summit aims to make youths feel more welcome in Peterborough on Friday- October 27, 2015

Thanks to our Supporters- October 20, 2015

"Syria: Looking Back. Moving Forward". A Panel Discussion- October 19, 2015

KWIC BBQ Breakfast at the Annual Gilmour Street Yard Sale- June 1, 2015

Local Youth Take Aim at Climate Change- May 8, 2015

Youth Taking Action on Climate Change- May 8, 2015

KWIC to Host Global Youth Day Conference- April 23, 2015

Mending the Gap in Gender Equity- March 6, 2015

KWIC and KSAC to Hold International Women's Day Celebration- March 2, 2015

Dr. Wayne Roberts discusses food opportunity at World Issues Cafe- February 2, 2015

Food Waste Expert Speaking at Film Festival- January 23, 2015

KWIC holds AGM after successful 25th year- January 19th, 2015


Hundreds gather at Wenjack to hear Dr. Vandana Shiva- November 24, 2014

World-Renowned Environmentalist Dr. Vandana Shiva Visits Trent- November 20, 2014

International Education Week puts a spotlight on global engagement- November 17, 2014

KWIC: 75 combined years of community engagement- November 3, 2014

Global Youth Day - SNAPD

"KWIC Marks 25 Years of Global Concerns" - March 17, 2014

Daughters For Life - March 13, 2014

KWIC & Reframe Film Festival Celebrate Special Anniversaries- January 26, 2014

Egypt Detainees, Music Producer among ReFrame Celebs (KWIC & Reframe Anniversary Presentation) - January 23, 2014


American Native Activist at Trent on Friday for Kawartha World Issues Centre's Changing our World Seminars- November 7, 2013

Local Advocates Gather to Talk Climate Change: Two-Day Symposium Tackling Sustainability, Environmental Issues- November 8, 2013


Dr. Wade Davis - November 23, 2012

Global Youth Day - April 12, 2012

International Women's Day - March 8, 2012

News Releases


November 19, 2012: Dr. Wade Davis to Headline the KWIC World Issues November 23rd Café

February 27, 2012: KWIC World Issues Café International Women’s Day Presentation

January 17, 2012: One World Dinner

January 16, 2012: International Youth Speaker to Share Story of War and the Transformative Power of the Arts


October 14, 2011: Kawarth World Issues Centre marks World Food Day with Discussion on Soaring Food Prices

September 14, 2011: Eating at the Casino: Hunger and the World Food Economy

August 2011: Trent Professor Emeritus Michael Berrill gives public talk on Climate Change and the State of the Oceans at the KWIC World Issues Café

March 22, 2011: MASIA ONE to Kick Off Local Youth Spring Conference April 15th

January 17, 2011: One World Dinner


December 20, 2010: Nobel Peace Prize Nominee and Author to Come to Peterborough

March 23, 2010: Youth Speak. Make Them Listen!


April 20, 2009: Green Index Impresses

March 30, 2009: Local Global Youth Conference: A World of Inspiration