Two Canadian Students Chosen as UN Ambassadors

January 19, 2007

Matthew Cimone of uToronto and Sarah Nicholls of uOttawa were chosen as Canada's male and female delegates to serve as Canada's goodwill ambassadors at the United Nations. They will spend a two-year term with the UN, focusing on youth issues. They recently represented Canada at the UN Global Youth Leadership Summit, and played a key role in drafting an official declaration of the Global Rights of Youth. uToronto media release