International Development News, Features, Opinions
Charline Côté-Lessard was the Vice-President of Publications of the IDSSA for the 2018-2019 academic year. She founded Catalyst in January 2019, becoming the first Editor-in-Chief. She graduated in June 2019 with a Bachelor's degree in International Development Studies and double minors in Political Science and Sociology, and went on to pursue a law degree at the University of Montreal.
Many issues that local Indigenous communities face are extremely similar to the problems we usually attribute to the “developing world”, and while we care about them abroad, we seem to conveniently forget about those very similar local realities.