Canadian Institute of Mass Communication


Incorporated under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, corporation number 961740-0,  the mission of CIMC is to promote international research and training in convergent mass media communication technologies, develop educational strategies that keep pace with the contemporary new-media revolution, and meet the diverse communication needs of an ever-evolving world community.

Sustainable Development Goals & Feminist Policy

CIMC’s mission is closely aligned with United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals, particularly to: “Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all” (SDG 4); “Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” (SDG 5); and “Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development” (SDG 17). Through international collaboration, CIMC strives to “Operationalize capacity-building mechanism for least developed countries and enhance the use of enabling technology, in particular information and communications technology” (SDG 17.8).
CIMC actively supports Canada’s Feminist International Assistance Policy (FIAP), recognizing that supporting gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls is the best way to build a more peaceful, more inclusive and more prosperous world.
CIMC’s mission is to facilitate global partnerships for Knowledge Transfer. The Institute actively helps its partners achieve sustainable growth; and explores possibilities of expanding multifaceted communication training. The primary objective is to manage collaborative projects in media education, research, training and production. Learn more about CIMC’s international Education Projects >>
Santosh Shail, Executive Director of Canadian Institute of Mass Communication, speaking at the United Nations ‘Digital Accessibility’ webinar about innovative features in CIMC’s recent international projects.