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    World hepatitis Day – Art Contest For Youth

    In celebrating and recognizing World Hepatitis Day that is coming up on July 28th 2013 there is a Contest for young people. For more information about WHD please go to:

    Please see attached the Poster Guidelines (in English and French) for the National Youth Art Contest open to youth ages 13-29 years. There is a lot of information on the Guidelines pages, so similar to previous years, Canadian Society for International Health will be putting together a Poster Flyer, which will be circulated the week of April 1st (English & French). The poster flyer will contain a QR code that will link to the Poster Guidelines.

    Contest Guidelines… ENGLISHFRENCH

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    Film Release: Eyes Wide Open

    Eyes Wide Open (Canada, 2013, 7m) recalls the experiences of people affected by an accidental opioid overdose and the emergency medicine Naloxone. Based on true stories from 2 Canadian cities, this short documentary offers a window into the moment between life and death—and highlights the need for expanding overdose prevention. Produced by the Waterloo Region Crime Prevention Council and Memory Tree Productions.

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