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. To learn more on the Pathways to Indigenous Youth Leadership Program – International Aboriginal Youth Internships (IAYI). Click here.
The China-Canada Young Leaders Program, offered in partnership with East China Normal University (ECNU) in Shanghai, is designed to foster among young Canadians an appreciation for Chinese culture, history, society and language. Recruitment of participants has now ended for the 2019 cohort. Click here to learn more.
Gateway to Eastern Europe - An amazing 3-month experience in Poland with CWY and FUNDACJA EUROWEEK. This program brings Canadian and international volunteers together to assist Polish students in broadening their perspective about cultural differences and harness their skills for international collaboration. Click here to learn more.
CWY ALUMNA, MICHÈLE AUDETTE, COMMISSIONER FOR THE NATIONAL INQUIRY INTO MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN AND GIRLS
Michèle Audette, Canada World Youth alumna (1989) played the important role of Commissioner for the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG). After two and half years, the final report, including recommendations, was released on June 3. According to Commissioner Audette, “This National Inquiry is an historic moment. Following 500 years…