Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Women in Cities International
Location: Montréal, Québec
Date: 2011-03-24
Value: $199,070.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: The 24-month project will develop/adapt approaches to engaging youth in violence prevention. Youth will identify the issues of violence affecting girls and young women in their communities, expand their knowledge of these issues, develop leadership skills, and deliver innovative youth-led projects to address the issues within their communities. The project will target girls aged 13 – 17 in Montreal. The approach that will be developed through the project will then be reviewed to ensure it can be adapted to other cities in Canada.
Comments: Multi-year project of 24 months