The Office franco-québécois pour la jeunesse is celebrating its 50 years

News 10 February, 2018
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    MONTREAL — The Office franco-québécois pour la jeunesse (OFQJ) has kicked off celebrations of its 50th anniversary, Friday.

    The strong point of the programming of this anniversary will be the grand Gala of excellence, and of the friendship franco-québécoise, which will take place at the Québec city convention Centre on 7 October.

    This fiftieth “celebrates the personal and professional success than 150,000 young people who have trusted the OFQJ for a first experience of international mobility, which has had a positive impact on their professional careers”.

    In 50 years, the OFQJ argued, in particular, the mobility of 150 000 young people from 18 to 25 years, according to a press release issued for the occasion by the organization. The latter had seen the light of day in 1967, a proposal made by the former French president Charles

    de Gaulle the prime minister of quebec, Daniel Johnson, during an official visit to Quebec.