Dennis Stuebing (he/him) is Director and Co-Owner of Wisdom2Action based on the traditional and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq in Kentville, Nova Scotia. Dennis is an experienced project manager and policy analyst and has worked in government and civil society organizations. His work, in Canada and abroad, has focussed on children’s rights, child protection, international development and humanitarian assistance.
Dennis earned a Doctorate in Global Studies in 2017 (University of Saint Joseph, Macau). His research focussed on children’s agency in humanitarian assistance and child protection systems in Pacific Island countries. He analyzed the ways that children participate in their own protection during emergencies in Fiji and Tonga framed by principles drawn from the Convention on the Rights of the Child. He has also earned a Master of Arts degree in International Development (Saint Mary’s University, Halifax) and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with an Option in Peace and Conflict Studies (University of Waterloo).