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May 5, 2020

In the recent months, every human on the planet (in some way or another) has been directly or indirectly impacted by Covid-19. This virus has created a massive effect worldwide including (but not limited to) health, food access, shelter, and financial stability. 

At tim...

November 18, 2019

Whenever I have an anxiety attack, the first thing I do is to sit at the corner of my dark room and take the time to reflect on the reasons behind it. I question myself, my past and what lead me to this completely messed up state. I look at my past and the image of a t...

This September, millions of young people worldwide marched at climate strikes protesting government inaction. The message, delivered by Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg, was clear: “Listen to the science”. Young adults dominated the turnout at these marches...

October 10, 2019

My life has had many ups and downs. I have lost loved ones and gained loved ones. My brother committed suicide. I have contemplated suicide. I lost my mother when I was very young. I am still here today. This is my story. 

It has been 7 years now without my brother.

Marc...

August 27, 2019

I just arrived home. Today, I was supposed to go on a school trip, I registered for it two months ago and was looking forward to it. I was awake all night since yesterday I fell asleep the whole day, so my sleep pattern is completely messed up now. The school bus is su...

“We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.”

- Carl Sagan

In recent years there has been a growing disconnect between our advancements in scientific understanding, and their im...

March 27, 2019

Having social anxiety is a curse, a nightmare that’s hard to escape from. It can steal from the person his security, his ability to function socially and creates a lot of stress that can be paralyzing in different areas of life, whether it’s in school, in business and...

On February 3rd, the Student in Mind (SiM) organization hosted a Mental Health 101
conference at Concordia University in Montreal. SiM’s overarching vision is to foster a
community that is sensitive, supportive, and empathetic to issues related to mental health. In
par...

January 12, 2019

Wow, what an incredible year it was for Youthnited Nations. As we reflect back on the past year, and look forward into the new year we have so much to be proud of as an organization. Founded in May 2018 we (as two nurses) decided it would be a neat idea to build a team...

July 20, 2018

“What is the most important thing in the world, it is the people the people the people” - Unknown

If there is one thing I can confidently say regarding this conference, and incredible experience, is that I could not be more inspired and optimistic for our future as yout...

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