Global Peace Centre Canada is a Canadian registered charity that creates hope and opportunity for young people and educators through peace skills and leadership training. Our work is inspired by Malala Yousafzai, Honorary Canadian Citizen and Nobel Laureate’s work for peace and education., Ziauddin is GPCC’s honorary chair who is championing peace skills education. Ziauddin is GPCC’s honorary chair who is championing peace skills education.In a series of talks, Ziauddin has delivered talks and presentations to over 1000 students and educators from elementary schools to university students and educators at Ray Lewis Elementry School in Hamilton, Secord Elementary School in Toronto, McMaster University, the University of Waterloo, and Wilfrid Laurier University. He was a keynote speaker at PEGASUS (Peace and Health) conference in May 2014 in Toronto, MEDA conference at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg in November 2014 and the Women Executive Network breakfast series in June 2015. His media coverage includes CBC, Canada AM, TVO, CHCH-TV, Hamilton Spectator, The Waterloo Record, Globe and Mail, and Toronto Star.
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GPCC Welcomes Malala Yousafzai

April 10, 2017 News Release: GPCC welcomes Malala Yousafzai and her First Visit to Canada, to receive honorary citizenship and speak to Parliament. The Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC) team welcomes the news that the Government of Canada has invited Malala Yousafzai to visit Canada on April 12, 2017 to address Parliament and to receive an […]

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First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada

Sonaina Chpora with Jahan Zeb (Photo by Talha) October 14, 2016 For immediate release: First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC) congratulates Sonaina Chopra, the recipient of the first Ziauddin Yousafzai Scholarship, who arrived yesterday to begin her journey of education success and peace in Canada today.   We are thankful to […]

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First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada for a Pakistani Student

October 14, 2016 For immediate release:  First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC) congratulates Sonaina Chopra, the recipient of the first Ziauddin Yousafzai Scholarship, who arrived yesterday to begin her journey of education success and peace in Canada today.   We are thankful to Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU)’s President and staff who […]

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First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada

October 14, 2016 For immediate release:  First Yousafzai Scholarship in Canada Global Peace Centre Canada (GPCC) congratulates Sonaina Chopra, the recipient of the first Ziauddin Yousafzai Scholarship, who arrived yesterday to begin her journey of education success and peace in Canada today. We are thankful to Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU)’s President and staff who provided […]

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Toronto International Film Festival: He Named Me Malala Premiere

Global Peace Centre Canada was invited to the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival premiere of the new documentary featuring Ziauddin Yousafzai and his daughter, 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Malala Yousafzai. Here is the official movie trailer for He Named Me Malala, set for release in October 2015. The crowd in attendance was greeted by […]

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Events Announcement

First Annual ‘Golfers for Global Peace’We are excited to announce our first annual ‘Golfers for Global Peace’ 4-Player Scramble Golf Tournament! Come join GPCC on 13 September 2015 for a day of golf and leisure at Kitchener’s beautiful Our first annual ‘Golfers for Global Peace’ 4-Player Scramble Golf Tournament was successfully held on 13 September 2015 at Kitchener’s […]

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