MEETING #2 AGENDA: FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2019; 1:00 – 3:00 P.M.
Heather McPherson (Executive Director, Alberta Council on Global Cooperation [on leave]): “Sustainable development as it relates to the United Nations” & is the NDP Candidate in the federal riding of Edmonton Strathcona
Heather has 25 years of experience in building strong communities locally, nationally, and internationally. Most recently, she was Executive Director of an organization representing Alberta not-for-profit organizations that work on issues relating to poverty reduction, human rights, environmental protection, and gender equality. She has a Master of Education from the University of Alberta and has taught around the world.
Prior to ACGC, Heather spent many years working with Canadian and international educational and community development organizations around the world. she has a Masters Degree from the University of Alberta in Educational Policy Studies in International Education, her thesis focused on the vital incorporation of indigenous knowledges in the achievement of development priorities.