2020 forever changed the world due to COVID-19. While governments around the world worked hard to educate the general public, the rise of anti-Asian racism became part of the narrative both in Canada and internationally.
Multiple non profit organizations joined in with the Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre in organizing the “Nepean Children and Youth COVID-19 Poster Contest” last June. Youth created original posters dedicated to the themes of:
- Playing safe during COVID-19
- Cultural diversity in Ottawa
There were a great number of entries and we have compiled it below for you to enjoy: