University of Western Ontario & Plan International Canada
SDGs: Gender Equality, Reducing Inequality, and Partnership for the Goals
The Youth Assembly has been a life changing experience for me. I have been able to connect with so many organizations, ideas, and youth from across the world.Harjas Grewal
Harjas Grewal is a passionate, active, and youth-orientated leader specializing in the global development field. Her main occupation is a student at the University of Western Ontario alongside working in various media companies and start-ups as a leader, writer, and consultant. She recently completed her Urban Humanitarian Emergencies certificate from Harvard University and my post as a Youth Delegate to The Youth Assembly. Most recently, she is working as an Ambassador for The Youth Assembly and the co-founder of a mobile application called ContourMe. She is beginning a Youth Empowerment post at Plan International, which will impact many of the SDGs. Also, she has attended the United Nations DPI/NGO Conference and the opening session day of the 73rd Session of the General Assembly. She has been actively engaged in change-making dialogue with diplomats, ambassadors, and youth globally. She is passionate about increasing youth involvement and becoming a human rights lawyer.