International Development Week

2:30PM February 3, 2014 to 9:00PM February 7, 2014
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Royal Roads University students, staff and faculty are invited to participate in International Development Week, hosted by Victoria International Development Education Association (VIDEA) in partnership with Camosun College.

African Drumming Workshop & Performance

Monday, Feb. 3 / 2:30 p.m. @ Camosun College in Young 216
To kick off International Development Week, come practice your rhythm and stay for a per- formance at 4:30!

John Mary Lugemwa

Tuesday, Feb. 4 / 2:30 p.m. @ Camosun College in Wilna Thomas 234
Join us for an afternoon with John Mary Lugemwa as he outlines how the lives of people in rural Uganda are transformed. Reception to follow.

Development Drinks

Wednesday, Feb. 5 / 5:30-7:30 p.m. @ Solstice Cafe, Pandora Ave
Come mingle with likeminded folks who are interested in / or are working in In- ternational Development. Come for a drink and engage with Victoria’s vibrant development community.

Film Night

Thursday, Feb. 6 / 7 p.m. @ Camosun College in Young 216
Cometo Camosun and  watch Opening Doors-Marketing Challenges in Africa to learn about some of the marketing issues in Africa.

Exploring Internships

Friday, Feb. 7 / 9 a.m.-1 p.m. @ Camosun College in Wilna Thomas 234
Explore what interning abroad really looks like and hear from returning interns about what they have learned from their experiences and their advice to you. Please register in advance at

Flavours From Home

Friday, Feb. 7 / 7-9 p.m. @ Camosun College in Wilna Thomas 234
Come taste a plethora of flavors from around the world and listen to John Mary Lugemwa, of the Uganda Rural Fund give the keynote address. Join us for a fun night as we learn about many favourite foods.