Project Description

Zara Chaudhry is a Muslim-Canadian youth involved in youth engagement, newcomer and immigrant involvement, and event planning. She immigrated from Pakistan to Canada with her mother at three months old and currently resides in Victoria, BC, studying Biology and Psychology at the University of Victoria. She has been involved in Fresh Voices and was awarded the Cross-Cultural Dialogue award in 2016, involved in the initiation of Equitas’s Speaking Rights platform in Montréal, and is also involved in her local community’s mosque as the Sports Director and youth group facilitator. She is also a member of the City of Victoria Youth Council.