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We Day Vancouver EPK


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Craig and Marc Kielburger
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Youth taking action
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Speakers and Performers

  • Kofi Annan (@KofiAnnan) – Former Secretary-General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, who has recently launched the ‘Kofi Annan Dialogues’, a series of online conversations inspiring young people to lead
  • Martin Luther King III – Human Rights advocate and eldest son of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Avril Lavigne (@AvrilLavigne) – Platinum-selling singer and songwriter, Founder & President of the Avril Lavigne Foundation
  • Adam Beach – Golden Globe-nominated actor
  • Karina LeBlanc (@karinaleblanc) – Goalkeeper for the Canadian Women’s National Soccer team, two-time Olympian and bronze medalist at the London 2012 games
  • Hedley (@Hedleyonline) – Multi-platinum, JUNO and MMVA Award-winning recording artists
  • The Honourable Roméo A. Dallaire – Lieutenant-General and author
  • Down With Webster (@DOWNWITHWEBSTER) – Five-time JUNO Award-nominated, platinum selling genre-defying band with new album, Party for your Life, coming out October 22nd
  • Cast members from the Emmy-nominated TV series DEGRASSI (@Degrassi)
  • MTV hosts Aliya-Jasmine Sovani (@AliyaJasmine) and Scott Willats (@scottywillats) – hosts
  • National Chief Shawn A-in-chut Atleo – National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations
  • Craig and Marc Kielburger (@craigkielburger) – International activists and co-founders of Free The Children
  • Kenyan Boys Choir (@BoysChoirKenya) – Traditional African male choir, who sang at the 2009 inauguration of President Obama
  • Youth speakers – Hannah Alper and Vishal Vijay
  • Spencer West (@spencer2thewest) – Me to We inspirational speaker, Free The Children ambassador, author and double amputee who climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro on his hands and in his wheelchair in June 2012
  • Molly Burke (@mollymetowe) – Visually impaired Me to We motivational speaker who speaks out against bullying and the power of hope
  • Robin Wiszowaty (@robininkenya) – Me to We motivational speaker, author and Free The Children Program Director in Ghana and Kenya
  • Chris Tse – Me to We inspirational speaker, national spoken word champion and humanitarian 

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Resources


We Day Vancouver media alert

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We Day Vancouver media alert

We Day Vancouver additional lineup announcement

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We Day Vancouver additional lineup announcement

We Day Vancouver lineup release

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We Day Vancouver lineup release

We Day Vancouver Talking Points

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We Day Vancouver Talking Points

We Day Backgrounder

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We Day Backgrounder

Craig Kielburger biography

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Craig Kielburger biography

Marc Kielburger biography

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Marc Kielburger biography



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