WUSC works towards a world in which all young people can grow up in safe, secure and supportive environments; have access to high quality education opportunities from early childhood to adulthood; are able to secure fair, decent and fulfilling employment; and can actively participate in all aspects of their society’s development.
About World University Service of Canada
WUSC – World University Service of Canada – is a leading Canadian non-profit organization in international development, committed to building a more equitable and sustainable world. We work with a unique and powerful network of post-secondary institutions, private-sector partners and volunteers to provide education, employment and empowerment opportunities that improve the lives of millions of disadvantaged youth around the world.
Board of Directors
WUSC’s volunteer Board of Directors is a mix of scholars, students, WUSC alumni, CEOs and prominent figures representing government, the international and educational community across Canada and overseas.
Nominations to the Board of Directors
The 2012 Board members have already been chosen. Please check next fall for nominations to the 2013 Board of Directors.
Our members are people who contribute their time and energy to WUSC because they share our belief in the power of education to change the world. Our membership categories include:
Our members have a say on WUSC’s governance. As voting delegates during our Annual Assembly, they help frame our agenda and our priorities, elect our Board of Directors and can be nominated to serve as Board members.
WUSC’s has dedicated staff in Canada and overseas. Our head office is located in Ottawa, Ontario with field offices in Africa, Asia and Latin America.