The Innovation Challenge’s Impact and Future

CWY-JCM designed and ran the Innovation Challenge for the first time last year. The new program responds to the pandemic and the difficulties that young people, in particular, are facing due to lockdowns, social isolation, and economic downturn. In 2021 Innovation Challenge finalists Amber Sayed and Abigail Penney, faced online schooling and the accompanying isolation. Although the pandemic has affected all of us, and our abilities to participate in activities that matter to us, lockdowns …

Changes at Canada World Youth

Passing the Torch: A Message from the Board The Honourable Rob Norris, CWY Chair 2015-2021: It has been a privilege serving as Board Chair for Canada World Youth. Drawing on more than 50 years of success in enabling, encouraging, and engaging young leaders from across Canada and worldwide, CWY remains focused on its core mandate. CWY programs align with and help youth achieve personal and professional growth, strengthen communities at home and abroad, and foster …