WUSC Stories




Volunteer cooperation program renewal is excellent news for Canada!
WUSC and CECI heartily applaud today’s announcement by Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie of federal funding for their organizations’ joint...
May 12, 2015
Our Local Committees exemplify Canadian youth driving positive change
More than 75 years ago, a small group of Canadian students and faculty wanted to do something more to help youth who had been forcibly displaced to obtain an education and lift themselves out of...
May 6, 2015
Update from Nepal
The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck outside the capital of Nepal last Saturday has left behind extensive damage and many without homes. Latest reports from the UN indicate that more than 11,000...
Apr 30, 2015
The Opposite Of Volontourism Is Volunteer Cooperation
This blog post was originally published on April 16, 2015, on Huffington Post - Development Unplugged. Click here to see the original version. By Chris Eaton, WUSC Executive Director and Claudia...
Apr 29, 2015
CBIE and WUSC Launch New Phase of Scholarship Program to Audience of Ambassadors
The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) today hosted a meeting with over 20 ambassadors representing La Francophonie to discuss the Canadian Francophonie Scholarship Program (Programme...
Apr 16, 2015