November 18, 2014

Canada World Youth welcomes partners in Ottawa!

Ottawa_visit_partners_Nov18_2014 261_500pxWe were pleased to welcome to Ottawa, on Tuesday November 18th, one representative from each of our overseas partner organizations and one representative from each country’s embassy in Canada.

Our visitors began their day with a breakfast at the Rideau Club and then participated in a guided tour of Parliament Hill and the Parliament of Canada. A visit of the Senate of Canada and the Peace Tower followed. The day was concluded with a guided visit of Rideau Hall, the official residence of His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada and Patron of Canada World Youth.

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About Canada World Youth

Canada World Youth is dedicated to enriching the lives of youth aged up to 35 who want to become informed and active global citizens. CWY offers international transformative learning experiences focused on building knowledge, leadership and skills through participation in sustainable community-driven projects. For more than 40 years, 38,000 youth and 12,000 host families have participated in CWY programs, in Canada and abroad.

CWY is registered with the Canada Revenue Agency as a charitable organization (#118973999RR0001).

Source : Mary McGee, Communications Officer, Canada World Youth, 514 931-3526 # 336,

Interviews and information (photos available):

Mary McGee
1 800 605-3526 #336
514 931-3526 # 336