Markham Youth Receives CanWaCH Award

Description: The first annual CanWaCH Awards for Excellence in Women and Children’s Health recognized the significant contributions of Canadians who advance the health and rights of women and children globally through their unique efforts in four key areas: Leadership, Gender Equality, Measuring Impact and Youth Advocacy. The Gender Equality Award was given to 16 year-old Diviya Leonard from Markham, Youth Advocate, Plan International Canada. Diviya received the CanWaCH Gender Equality Award for her years of dedication to the cause through active participation in various Plan International Canada initiatives, including the Speakers Bureau, and for using her voice and platform to advocate for women’s and children’s health. Diviya was recognized as an individual who has advanced, within the global health sector, gender equality policy or programming and/or a gender equality lens to programs, projects, organizational culture or communities. Congratulations! Photo Credit: Allison Mundle

Start Time: April 23rd, 2018 at 12:00am
End Time: April 23rd, 2018 at 11:30pm
Location:
Address: 5694 Highway 7 East

City: Markham
Province: ON
Postal Code: L3P 0E3

Markham Youth Receives CanWaCH Award - Diviya Leonard, Youth Advocate, Plan International Canada was honoured by CanWaCH with the Gender Equality Award 

Photo Credit: Allison Mundle Diviya Leonard, Youth Advocate, Plan International Canada was honoured by CanWaCH with the Gender Equality Award Photo Credit: Allison Mundle Markham Youth Receives CanWaCH Award - Diviya Leonard, Youth Advocate, Plan International Canada was honoured by CanWaCH with the Gender Equality Award at a ceremony in Ottawa

Photo Credit: Allison Mundle Diviya Leonard, Youth Advocate, Plan International Canada was honoured by CanWaCH with the Gender Equality Award at a ceremony in Ottawa Photo Credit: Allison Mundle