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Help Syrian refugees find hope through education
Donate today to help young refugees build a brighter future in Canada. ►  Over the past few weeks, we have witnessed the unfolding of the worst humanitarian crisis the world has seen in decades. In...
Sep 4, 2015
WUSC's Submission to Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Consultations
Over the past year, the number of people displaced around the world grew by nearly six million, with an estimated 12.4 million newly displaced people. The rate of new displacements and their...
Oct 21, 2016
Back to School
The first week of September marks the moment when many students make their way back to school. Through several of our programs, we provide this same opportunity for students from the Global South to...
Sep 12, 2016
Our vision for global development starts with youth
Around the world, young people have demonstrated their tremendous capacity to lead - in their homes, in their schools, in their communities, and in their countries. Looking toward the Sustainable...
Aug 30, 2016
How the University of Guelph employees are helping community organizations amplify their message
An interview with Stephanie Craig, Uniterra volunteer Each year, hundreds of Canadians play a pivotal role in advancing international development efforts around the world through international...
Aug 8, 2016
Congratulations to this year’s graduates!
Between 2011 and 2012, 151 refugee youth were welcomed onto 51 Canadian campuses through our Student Refugee Program (SRP). Over 350 students, staff, and faculty members were there to support the...
Jul 27, 2016