Student Initiatives

Western students in specific faculties and professions have come together to establish international development initiatives and programs, many of which are long-standing and have had a sustainable impact in particular countries or regions.

  • Engineers Without Borders
  • Western Engineering Association for International Development
  • Ivey LEADER economic development project
  • Global Health Equity Collective
  • Canadian Coalition for Global Health Equity

Student Clubs

Internationally minded Western students participate in a number of clubs with international outreach objectives, including some that are chapters of international development, not-for-profit organizations. (For example, Free the Children, UNICEF Western, Right to Play, etc..). For more information or to get involved, visit