This partnership will create opportunities for first- and second-year students at the University of Manitoba that will lead to increases in their social capital, personal agency, and enhance employability skills. It will also aid Manitoba in developing a sustainable collaboration process and skills framework that can be replicated across all sectors in the province.
YES! Winnipeg is a not-for-profit organization that is parented by Economic Development Winnipeg. YES! Winnipeg will heighten awareness around the project and work to increase the number of employers who join to support WIL opportunities for students.