imagesWFHThe World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) is organizing a Youth Leadership Workshop in Barcelona, Spain from December 2-3, 2016. This workshop is intended to build upon the key youth meetings and sessions which were held in Orlando this past July. This will be an interactive platform for 30 international participants to explore the concept of youth engagement, share the experiences of the National Member Organization youth groups, receive social media training from a leading expert in the field and have an opportunity to provide input on the future of the WFH Youth Leadership Program. CHS has been asked to nominate one delegate who will be representing Canada at this workshop. The choice of CHS will be based on the following criteria:


The chosen candidate will :

  • be able to communicate in English and be between the ages of 18 and 30 years old;
  • be an active volunteer within the youth program and/or activities of their chapter/region;

Agree to:

  • Write an article that summarizes the workshop in the Youth File section of Hemophilia Today, CHS newsletter;
  • Apply and transmit the knowledge learned at their chapter/region¬† (ex. organize a special youth event/activity, present a session at their next AGM, etc.)

  • Have in their possession a valid passport dated at least 6 months after the return date.

If you or someone you know meet the above criteria and would like to make a difference by participating in the workshop, please Contact the Manitoba Chapter at 204.775.8625 for a registration form.

The deadline to apply is September 13