October 20, 2015

Did the Youth Vote make a difference in the election?

After the longest election campaign in modern history, encouraging young people to vote became an important issue. Join Rita S. Karakas, President and CEO of Canada World Youth as she discusses the youth vote on BTMontreal by clicking here.

Also view her previous appearance on BTMontreal (August 17, 2015) as she discusses youth civic engagement.

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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,

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