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lun, 3 octobre 2011

Canada World Youth Launches the 2012 Leadership Awards

(anglais seulement)

Montreal, October 3, 2011 ‐ Canada World Youth (CWY) is pleased announce the launch of its Leadership Awards recognizing innovative change makers from around the world.

The organization will be awarding three Leadership Awards to youth who have demonstrated high levels of achievement and involvement in their community. The awards will honour the actions and innovative thinking of youth who have taken a leadership role in initiatives that promotes peace, intercultural understanding, community and international development. Through these prestigious Awards, Canada World Youth recognizes outstanding young leaders’ involvement in transforming communities, while making a direct contribution to the achievement of the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals.

The Canada World Youth Leadership Awards will offer each of the three laureates a cash prize of $3,000 which can be used in support of the cause or the project of a non‐profit organization of their choice.

The laureates will share their experience, inspiring youth leaders and their communities to mobilize for change to make our world a better place.

The application form and eligibility criteria are available on our website at: www.canadaworldyouth.org. Apply now or nominate someone you know! The deadline for nominations is December 12, 2011.

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À propos de Jeunesse Canada Monde

Jeunesse Canada Monde est dédié à l’enrichissement de la vie des jeunes de 35 ans et moins désireux de devenir des citoyens du monde informés et actifs. JCM offre des expériences d'apprentissage internationales des plus marquantes destinées à développer les connaissances, le leadership et autres compétences clés par le biais de projets communautaires durables. Depuis plus de 40 ans, 38 000 jeunes et 12 000 familles d’accueil ont participé à des programmes de JCM au Canada et à l’étranger.

Jeunesse Canada Monde est enregistré auprès de l’Agence du revenu du Canada à titre d’organisme de bienfaisance (# 118973999RR0001).

Source : Mary McGee, Agente des communications, Jeunesse Canada Monde, 514 931-3526 # 336, mmcgee@cwy-jcm.org.

Entrevue et information (photos disponibles):

Mary McGee
1 800 605-3526 #336
514 931-3526 # 336
mmcgee@cwy-jcm.org