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Lean In, Look Forward: A Youth Engagement Panel

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London Ontario

300 King Street

London, ON N6B 1S2

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A youth engagement panel for all youth interested in local government, municipal politics, community and running for council.

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Are you a student or young adult in the London-Middlesex region interested in municipal politics, policy and governance? In partnership with Western University’s Local Government Program, the Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO) is hosting ‘Lean in, Look Forward: A Youth Engagement Panel’ on Thursday, October 24th at 4:15 pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in London, Ontario. Join us for the panel and a networking reception with municipal and provincial elected officials and staff as we discuss youth engagement, running for council and careers in the municipal sector.

The event is free of charge for students and young people with registration. The panel and reception are part of AMO’s Fall Policy Forum: Still on the Front Lines.

Facilitator:

  • Dr. Zack Taylor, Professor, Western University's Local Government Program

Featured speakers:

  • Arielle Kayabaga, City of London Councillor Ward 13
  • Ainsley Jeffrey, London Youth Advisory Council Alum
  • The Honourable Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing (invited)

AMO is a non-partisan non-profit representing almost all of Ontario’s 444 municipal governments. Working together, the municipal order of government can achieve shared goals and address common challenges.

Western University’s Local Government Program is Canada’s only graduate-level public administration program focused on local government. The LGP offers a Master of Public Administration (MPA) and a Graduate Diploma in Public Administration (GDPA), providing advanced academic and professional training to early career and mid-career municipal administrators alike. Our more than 1,000 alumni are leaders in municipalities across Canada.

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