Eligibility Requirements:
-Currently living on the African Continent and Canada
-Be between the ages of 18-35 years old
-Be fluent in written and spoken French, English
-Demonstrate commitment to his/her community
-Identify an issue faced by his/her community he/she would like to address (Project must address an issue in one of the following topic areas: youth unemployment, or environmental issues)
-Submit completed application on or before April 30, 2018 23:59 EST

2018 Young Leaders Conference – Canada Youth of today hope of tomorrow will host an International conference in Toronto, Ontario from August 29-30-31, 2018. The conference brings together youth from the African continent and Canadian united by the goal of creating positive change in their communities. The 3-day conference will focus on creating a unique action plan to address an issue around the topics of youth unemployment or environmental issues in his/her community. Workshops, lectures, and experiential learning will make up the conference.

Timeline:
April 30 , 2018 23:59 EST: Application Closes
August 29-31, 2018: Young Leaders Conference

Logistics and Cost:
The 2018 Young Leaders Conference will take place in Toronto, Ontario from August 29-31, 2018. Accommodations will be provided by Pearson Hotel and Conference Centre Toronto Airport. The following costs will be coveredduring the program:

Travel to and from Toronto International Airport (Pearson) to Pearson Hotel and Conference Centre Toronto Airport arrivals

Youth of Today Hope of Tomorrow will not cover flight or visa costs related to the attendance of the program for participants.

Please email youthoftodayhopeoftomorrow@yahoo.ca for any questions.