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50 Young People selected to participate!!

MCPEI has partnered with Canada WorldYouth to hold a national symposium for Aboriginal young people ages 18 - 29.

50 young people representing every province and territory (with the exception of NFLD) have been selected to participate in Aboriginal Youth & Confederation: Learning from the Past & Building for the Future.

The symposium is being held June 26 - 28 at Holland College in Charlottetown.


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For more information, please contact: 

Nicole Herbert

Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI

902-626-2882 ext. 238









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News Articles


Canada World Youth and the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI offer Aboriginal young people a national dialogue on issues and priorities

MONTREAL, Dec. 9, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Rita S. Karakas, President and Chief Executive Officer of Canada World Youth (CWY), and Sandra Gaudet, Executive Director of the Mi'kmaq Confederacy of Prince Edward Island (MCPEI), signed a memorandum of understanding to co-host a national Aboriginal youth symposium, "Aboriginal Youth and Confederation: Learning From the Past & Building For the Future" in Charlottetown, to be held in Prince Edward Islandon June 26-28, 2014. The symposium provides Aboriginal young people from across Canada with the opportunity to identify and prioritize their needs, issues and ideas in the context of Confederation and its impacts on Aboriginal people in the past, present and future...For remainder of Media Release, CLICK HERE