Jessica Bolduc is an Anishinaabe kwe from Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Batchewana First Nation. She holds an Hons. BA in Economics and has been working in community economic development in Northern Ontario for the last five years. She is the National Youth Representative for the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples, which advocates for urban, off-reserve Aboriginal peoples in Canada. Jessica is also the Project Coordinator for the 4Rs Youth Movement which was conceived as a collaboration of fourteen national organizations who are working with youth to rebuild Canada by creating opportunity for Indigenous and non-Indigenous young people to come together and through dialogue and learning, reconcile our relationships in support of a better future.
Youth and Citizenship, 2014 Our Canadian Symposium session (audio)