IRC: BLAST Youth Tobacco Reduction Conference Coming To Inuvik
January 10, 2018
Inuvialuit Regional Corporation and Project Jewel are proud to welcome the BLAST Youth Tobacco Reduction Conference to Inuvik from February 2 to 4, 2018.
BLAST is an anti-tobacco program that stands for Building Leadership for Action in Schools Today. The conference will challenge youth in grades 6 to 9 to think critically about tobacco products, the tobacco industry, and the health and social effects of tobacco. This will allow them to make educated and informative decisions and become tobacco reduction leaders in their own home, among their peers, and within their communities.
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The conference is looking for three youth delegates and one chaperone from each of the communities within the Inuvialuit Settlement Region to attend and meet with other delegates from the Beaufort Delta.
All events will be held in Inuvik at the Midnight Sun Complex. Travel costs, meals, and accommodations will be covered by those chosen to participate.
Apply today! Space is limited.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Inuvialuit Regional Corporation
On-The-Land and Support Services
Tel: (867) 777-7084