WUSC Stories




WUSC to assume CHF's work in the Caribbean
We are saddened today to see the Canadian Hunger Foundation (CHF), one of Canada’s longest-standing international non-governmental organizations, ceasing its active operations. For more than fifty...
Jul 30, 2015
A New Voice for Teachers in Afghanistan
Last month, an important milestone for education in Afghanistan was reached when a delegation of teachers from across the country cast their ballots for the first ever National Teachers’ Elected...
Jul 22, 2015
Unlocking the Potential of Youth in Sri Lanka
Today marks the first ever World Youth Skills Day. As a potential global workforce of 1.8 billion people, ensuring that young people have the skills and confidence they need to gain meaningful...
Jul 15, 2015
Educating young refugees is a path to sustainable international development
This blog post was originally published on June 17, 2015, on Huffington Post - Development Unplugged. Click here to see the original version. By Chris Eaton, WUSC Executive Director
Jun 19, 2015
Resilience, motivation and appreciation distinguish SRP graduates across Canada
This month is a time to celebrate the remarkable success of dozens of former sponsored students of WUSC's Student Refugee Program (SRP) as they fulfill a life's dream in graduating from a Canadian...
Jun 15, 2015