Around the World
Enhancing literacy and global citizenship through youth engagement
The Around the World project was carried out in two neighboring Toronto communities, Thorncliffe Park and Flemingdon Park. The project assisted the community create a space for youth to learn about global issues and explore what role they play at the local and global level. It also provided volunteer opportunities, leadership skill development, and access to reading material with materials donated by Oxford University Press. Another aspect of this project was the development of partnerships between local businesses, organizations and community members.
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