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15Jun

Canadian Bureau for International Education, the Commission on Higher Education launch project to strengthen the qualifications and capacity of Filipino higher education institutions

Manila, June 15, 2017: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) and the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in the Philippines officially launched the ‘Implementation.. Read More →
01Jun

Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program celebrates thirty years of capacity building

Ottawa, June 1, 2017: This month, the Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (CFSP) is celebrating thirty years of success in capacity building and the management of nearly.. Read More →
12May

The Governor General, Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) host a roundtable on learning abroad

Ottawa, May 8, 2017:  Two months after it launched Learning Beyond Borders, an initiative to get more Canadian students to take advantage of learning experiences.. Read More →
10May

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) reports on successful promotion of Learning Beyond Borders

Ottawa, May 8, 2017:  Two months after it launched Learning Beyond Borders, an initiative to get more Canadian students to take advantage of learning experiences.. Read More →
06Apr

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches Canadian Learning Abroad Alumni Community

Ottawa, April 5, 2017:  CBIE, along with its member institutions, has launched the Canadian Learning Abroad Alumni Community. This network enables Canadians who have had.. Read More →
24Feb

#CBIE2017 Call for Proposals now open

Now accepting proposals for #CBIE2017 concurrent sessions. Why you should submit your proposal! CBIE’s Annual Conference is the meeting place for international education professionals from.. Read More →
30Jan

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) expresses concern over U.S. executive order

Ottawa, January 30, 2017: CBIE is concerned about the impact of an executive order issued by the Trump Administration on January 27, 2017 barring citizens.. Read More →
08Dec

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) appoints new Chair

Ottawa, December 8, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chair of the Board, Dr. David Ross, President of the Southern.. Read More →
17Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) Recognizes Libyan Students at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – November 17, 2016: Today, in honor of its 50th anniversary, CBIE recognized four Libyan students for their tremendous academic performance and.. Read More →
15Nov

Deputy Minister of International Development announces award to CBIE of ‘Launching Economic Achievement Program’ at Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, November 15, 2016: Today, at CBIE’s 50th Annual Conference, Ms. Elissa Golberg, Assistant Deputy Minister of Partnerships for Development Innovation announced that CBIE has.. Read More →
15Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches status report on Canada’s performance in international education

Ottawa, November 15, 2016: Today, at its 50th Annual Conference, CBIE released its annual report on the status of international education in Canada – A.. Read More →
14Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) renews Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration (CONAHEC) and the Inter-American Organization for Higher Education (OUI-IOHE)

Ottawa, November 14, 2016: Today, at its 50th Annual Conference, the three founding organizations of the Conference of the Americas on International Education (CAIE): CBIE,.. Read More →
14Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches Learning Beyond Borders: A National Conversation on Learning Abroad

Ottawa, November 14, 2016: Today, at the opening of CBIE’s 50th Annual Conference, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, spoke.. Read More →
25Oct

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau will address the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, October 25, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce that the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will be speaking at.. Read More →
24Oct

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) hosts Canadian Higher Education Delegation in Vietnam; officially launches CBIE International Collaboration Mission Series

Ottawa, October 24, 2016: CBIE is delighted to host a delegation of seven Canadian universities and colleges during our Higher Education Collaboration Mission to Ho.. Read More →
21Oct

The Honourable John McCallum will address the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, October 21, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce that The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will be speaking at its.. Read More →
18Oct

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) sends Canadian Delegation to Taiwan for the 2016 Youth Global Participation and Humanitarianism Seminar

Ottawa, October 18, 2016: CBIE is delighted to send a Canadian delegation to participate in the 2016 Youth Global Participation and Humanitarianism Seminar in Taipei,.. Read More →
17Oct

Canadian Bureau for International Education recognizes four Libyan students for their outstanding achievements

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – October 17, 2016: To mark its 50th anniversary, the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) today recognized four Libyan students for.. Read More →
14Oct

Dr. Abuelaish will address the Canadian Bureau for International Education at its 50th Annual Conference

Ottawa, October 14, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce that Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish, internationally recognized advocate for human rights and inspirational peace activist, will be.. Read More →
06Sep

New Professionals at the 2016 CBIE Conference

On behalf of the International Network of Tomorrow’s Leaders (INTL) Professional Learning Community, CBIE is pleased to announce the 2016 Conference Bursary recipients and highlight.. Read More →
31Aug

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) renews the term of its President and CEO

Ottawa, August 31, 2016: CBIE is pleased to announce that it has renewed the term of its President and CEO, Karen McBride for five years... Read More →
22Aug

A new cohort of African Leaders of Tomorrow scholars arrive in Ottawa

Ottawa, August 22, 2016: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) and the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) are pleased to welcome this.. Read More →
18Jul

“It’s in your hands now!” African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships respond to Nelson Mandela’s call to the next generation

As we celebrate Nelson Mandela Day today and recognize his belief in the power of education and his call to the next generation to take.. Read More →
11Jul

Call for Participation in the Canada – Sub-Saharan Africa Partners Roundtable

As part of this year’s 50th Annual Conference, the Canadian Bureau for International Education, in collaboration with Global Affairs Canada, will host a Canada – Sub-Saharan Africa.. Read More →
11Dec

Call for Expressions of Interest: CBIE Collaboration Mission to the Philippines and Indonesia

Background The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is a national, bilingual, not-for-profit, membership organization dedicated to the promotion of Canada’s international relations through international.. Read More →
10Dec

Canadian Bureau for International Education signs an agreement with the Association of Vietnamese Universities and Colleges (AVUC)

Ottawa, December 10, 2015: CBIE and AVUC are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that took place on November 24.. Read More →
25Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education signs an agreement with Khoi Nguyen Education group (KNE)/Canadian International School System (CISS) Vietnam

Niagara Falls, November 25, 2015: CBIE and KNE are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at CBIE’s 49th annual meeting.. Read More →
24Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launches status report on Canada’s performance in international education

Ottawa, November 24, 2015: Today, CBIE released its annual global report on the state of international education in Canada – A World of Learning: Canada’s.. Read More →
24Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education and Queen’s International Educators Training Program (IETP) agree to cooperate to deliver learning opportunities

Niagara Falls, November 24, 2015: CBIE and Queen’s IETP are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at CBIE’s 49th annual.. Read More →
23Nov

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) signs on with the Generation Study Abroad initiative

Niagara Falls, November 23, 2015: The CBIE is pleased to announce that it has become a Country Partner in Generation Study Abroad, a major initiative.. Read More →
23Nov

Canadian Bureau for International Education signs an agreement with the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA)

Niagara Falls, November 23, 2015: CBIE and PMMA are pleased to announce the signing of a three year agreement at CBIE’s 49th annual meeting in.. Read More →
20Nov

What is Global Engagement?

Dr. Sheila Embleton, FRSC, York University, writes What is global engagement? on the theme of CBIE’s 2015 conference. Read the full brief here... Read More →
16Nov

Canada is celebrating International Education Week!

Ottawa, November 16, 2015: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is excited to celebrate International Education Week 2015 (IEW, #IEW2015) and to recognize the.. Read More →
04Nov

CBIE announces the winners of the 2015 Excellence Awards

Ottawa, November 2, 2015: The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is pleased to announce the 2015 CBIE Excellence Award winners, showcasing the innovators, leaders,.. Read More →
26Oct

Networking Event for CBIE Conference Participants

November 2015 ELAP Collaboration Mission INVITATION TO MEET WITH DELEGATES FROM POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTIONS IN THE CARIBBEAN AND LATIN AMERICA In the framework of the 2015.. Read More →
19Oct

CBIE to hold International K-12 Roundtable & Networking Event following Annual Conference

CBIE will be hosting an International K-12 Roundtable & Networking Event on the final afternoon of our conference, November 25th, from 12:30-17:00 at the Hilton.. Read More →
29Sep

Refugee students and scholars

We have all witnessed the plight of Syrian refugees as they crowd across European borders, their faces reflecting mixed emotions of hope and despair. By their.. Read More →
10Sep

CBIE’s immigration education program for ISAs: update

CBIE is pleased to provide an update on progress towards an education program for Regulated International Student Immigration Advisers (RISIAs), a new group of professionals.. Read More →
25Jun

CBIE to build immigration program for international education professionals

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is pleased to announce that it will develop an education program addressing the advising needs of International Student.. Read More →
09Jun

New Study Outlines Support for Work Transition of International Students in Canada

In its latest study launched today, “Train and Retain: Career Support for International Students in Canada, Germany, the Netherlands and Sweden”, the Research Unit at.. Read More →
20May

CBIE welcomes NAFSA’s Professional Competencies for International Education

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) applauds NAFSA: Association of International Educators, our sister association, for developing International Education Professional Competencies for the international.. Read More →
16Apr

CBIE Launches New Phase of Scholarship Program to Audience of Ambassadors

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) today hosted a meeting with over 20 ambassadors representing La Francophonie to discuss the Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program.. Read More →
28Jan

CBIE’s Internationalization Principles for Canadian Educational Institutions

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is pleased to launch a new set of internationalization principles for Canadian education. The  Internationalization Statement of Principles.. Read More →
23Jan

One Year Later – Progress on Canada’s International Education Strategy

*Featured in Embassy Magazine on January 21, 2015. By Karen McBride A year ago last week, the federal government unveiled Canada’s first International Education Strategy.. Read More →
21Jan

CBIE announces Canada’s Education Abroad Lexicon

CBIE is pleased to announce the launch of Canada’s Education Abroad Lexicon. The Lexicon comprises terms and definitions that we hope will be of use to.. Read More →
16Jan

New Year, New Focus

A brand new year has started!  We wish all our members great success in 2015 with their international education programs, research and projects, at home.. Read More →