The upheaval of the activities of WE Charity

Grand chambardement des activités de WE Charity

The charity WE Charity, in the heart of the scandal that splashes currently the prime minister Justin Trudeau after being awarded a major contract without tender, announced in the evening a major revaluation of its activities.

In particular, the organisation called Movement STATES in French, cancels his Days united STATES, large-scale events involving thousands of students, “in the near future”. Personalities of global stature, such as members of the british royal family, the Dalai Lama, Al Gore, or even Ban Ki-Moon have already participated in these events as speakers.

Gold, these days are also linked to the scandal in which the body. The mother of Justin Trudeau, Margaret, has hit $ 250, 000 for the participation in the events of WE Charity between 2016 and 2020, while the brother of the prime minister, Alexandre, has received 32 000 $.

These links between ” WE the Charity and the family of the prime minister – as well as with the family of the minister of Finance Bill Morneau came back to haunt the liberal government after it had decided to grant the contract to manage the grants program volunteer student $ 900 million without a tender. Before the outcry, WE Charity was finally abandoned.

The organization supports now wanting to “refocus [its] mission, simplify [its] programs, and undertake a series of changes in governance and structure”.

“The movement STATES will return to its roots, by giving priority to our international development work,” said the organization via press, citing the construction of schools and the education of children and women in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

For North America, the offer of services of WE Charity will become 100 % digital, “ensuring that educators, parents, and students free access to hundreds of lesson plans, campaigns, resources, professional development and inspirational videos on the Day STATES”, is there shown.

An assessment of the organizational structure and of the council of administration, carried out by an external expert, is also on the menu of WE Charity for the next few months.

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