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    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Welcome to the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada's podcast hub. Listen to a wide variety of voices on topics in the Asia Pacific region that matter to Canada, and be sure to subscribe to be notified of our latest episodes!

    Have Your Say Ep 2: Looking Ahead: Learning and Earning

    Have Your Say Ep 2: Looking Ahead: Learning and Earning

    In the Asia Pacific Youth Council's second podcast episode of Have Your Say they present perspectives and experiences of youth and young professionals who have had the opportunity to live or work between Canada and Asia.

    • 9 min
    Have Your Say Ep 1: Studying Abroad in a Time of COVID-19

    Have Your Say Ep 1: Studying Abroad in a Time of COVID-19

    This podcast series from the Toronto branch of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada's Asia Pacific Youth Council presents perspectives and experiences of youth and young professionals who have had the opportunity to live or work between Canada and Asia.

    • 13 min
    The Youth Element Special Episode: Talking Asia with Canadian Millennials

    The Youth Element Special Episode: Talking Asia with Canadian Millennials

    In this special episode of The Youth Element, join Justin Kwan and special guest host Erin Williams as they dig deeper into the thoughts of Canadian millennials, our country's role on the world stage, and how this might influence our relations with Asia.

    • 44 min
    The Youth Element Ep 7: Visions of the Future

    The Youth Element Ep 7: Visions of the Future

    This is it – the series finale of The Youth Element. In this episode, join co-hosts Justin and Linda as they break down, one last time, what their peers abroad think of when it comes to “adulting.” More specifically, tune in to hear about millennial concerns over growing into adulthood in Taipei, Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Seoul – from incredibly intensive job application systems, to long-term, but just-as-real, worries over pensions!

    • 46 min
    The Youth Element Ep 6: Consumption or Happiness in Uncertain Times

    The Youth Element Ep 6: Consumption or Happiness in Uncertain Times

    While youth around the world are going through a lot of the same struggles, in this episode of The Youth Element, join co-hosts Linda and Justin as they explore every day activities, youth spaces, and even trendy #hashtags to better understand how youth across East Asia are responding to similar socioeconomic pressures in the context of their respective cities – be it through retail therapy, overt political activism, or sharing a collective rant with pals over cake.

    • 47 min
    The Youth Element Ep 5: Politically Charged Youth in South Korea

    The Youth Element Ep 5: Politically Charged Youth in South Korea

    Welcome to the final instalment of The Youth Element’s 3-part break-out series on political engagement. After exploring activism and social consciousness among millennials in Japan, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, co-hosts Linda, Justin, and a special guest, turn their microphones on South Korea. Join our hosts as they unravel the catalytic role South Korean youth played in the President Park scandal, and why youth continue to be at the centre of the controversy long after Park’s bitter end, and the election of President Moon Jae-in.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

ning123455 ,

Great content

Hope the next series will come soon!

jdierkes ,

Voyages across topics faced by millennials in East Asia

This is more of an audio documentary than a conversation-podcast, but terrific in its across-East Asia coverage (🇨🇳🇭🇰🇰🇷🇯🇵🇹🇼), focus on millennials and organization around current experiences and pressing topics!
Interviews with local millennials and experts add to listening pleasure.
High production value.

四海通 ,

很有创意

很有创意,符合年轻人的口味。喜欢。

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