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Young Voters

Visit Elections Canada's new Inspire Democracy website for research and tools on youth participation.


National Democracy Challenge 2014

Are you an elementary, junior high or high school student looking for information for a class project?

Have you just turned 18 and want to know what you need to do to vote in the next election?

Are you a teacher looking for resources, lesson plans and activities about democracy, elections, voting and active citizenship for your social studies or civics class?

If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, the Young Voters section of our Web site is where you’ll find what you need! This section is loaded with information, resources, materials and links for anyone who wants to know how elections work and how they can get involved as an active citizen.