When borders open, be there for refugee youth.

Support the Student Refugee Program.

Students ready to continue their education in Canada through the Student Refugee Program. Kenya 2017. © WUSC/Lorenzo Moscia

When borders open, be there for refugee youth.

Support the Student Refugee Program.

WUSC is a Canadian non-profit organization working to create a better world for all young people. We bring together a diverse network of students, volunteers, schools, governments, and businesses who share this vision. Together, we foster youth-centered solutions for improved education, economic, and empowerment opportunities to overcome inequality and exclusion in over 15 countries across Asia, Africa, and the Americas.

Our work globally

WUSC works in over 15 countries around the world to improve education, economic, and empowerment opportunities for young people.

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Education

Improving young people's access to quality education, especially among girls and refugees.

Economic Opportunities

Economic Opportunities

Improving young people's access to quality training and employment-related services, while supporting more inclusive economies.

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Empowerment

Engaging young people to contribute toward a more inclusive, equitable, and sustainable world.

Our work in Canada

Local Committee members welcome newly arriving students to Toronto through the Student Refugee Program. Canada 2018.
Local Committee members welcome newly arriving students to Toronto through the Student Refugee Program. Canada 2018.

Refugee Resettlement

As an official Sponsorship Agreement Holder with the Government of Canada, we mobilize individuals, schools, and businesses to resettle refugees through education and employment pathways so they can build a brighter future.

Students at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) share information about their global development work with their campus. Canada 2018.
Students at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) share information about their global development work with their campus. Canada 2018.

Engaging Canadians

With our network of students and volunteers, we help improve Canadians' understanding of global development and forced migration to inspire greater action globally and create more welcoming communities here at home.

You can make a difference.

Create a better world for all young people with us.

Volunteer with WUSC.

Support our mission to improve education, economic, and empowerment opportunities for all young people.

Collaborate with us.

Join a network of Canada’s most globally-engaged schools, institutions, businesses, and organizations.