EQWIP HUBs is a global network that connects Canadian volunteers, youth participants and international partners through innovative programming in six developing countries. Click here to learn more and to apply.
Programs for indigenous Youth
Programs for Indigenous Youth aim to strengthen and support the capacity of Indigenous youth to be leaders and discover other cultures by participating in local, national and international volunteer programs. Canada World Youth has launched its third edition of Pathways to Indigenous Youth Leadership Program – International Aboriginal Youth Internships (IAYI). Click here to learn more.
Our newest program called the CWY Fundacja Euroweek Global Learner Program takes place in Poland. It brings Canadian and international volunteers together to assist Polish students in broadening their perspective about cultural differences and harness their skills for international collaboration. To facilitate this learning, volunteers provide the Polish students with information about their country, history, economy, tourism, culture, people and traditions in interactive and engaging ways. Click here to learn more.
We have just finished recruiting for our 2018 China-Canada Young Leaders Program which is in partnership with the East China Normal University (ECNU) in Shanghai. This program is designed to foster among young Canadians an appreciation for Chinese culture, history, society and language.Click here to learn more and to apply..
I had sworn I was raised in a civic-minded, engaged and open family. Yet, when I signed up for my Canada World Youth exchange in 2004, my world became a whole lot bigger. Even after my time in les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, I felt I learned more about myself and the world in 3 months than…