From national hope to a local focus, this is your opportunity to add your voice and imagination to a growing conversation. Share the changes that will build on our success to improve our communities and country.
#Wish150 is open to all during 2017. At the end of the year and throughout the year during our exhibition events, your wishes will be shared with the federal government, community organizations, fellow Canadians and citizens of the world.
Open access and an analysis of your wishes is vital in shaping and unlocking a prosperous future for all of our communities.
"I wish for high graduation rates and a bright positive future for all first nations people and everyone else."Made by Anonymous in Fort Frances, Ontario
"Hopefully form a good relationship with the Aboriginal communities around Canada. Balance religious freedoms with other rights."Made by Anonymous in Winnipeg, Manitoba
"To see the real progress in the area of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. Measurements of this would include equitable levels of education and health in Indigenous communities."Made by Anonymous in Winnipeg, Manitoba
"That our youth can grow up in safe and supportive communities. That our adults are brave enough to call truth and injustice and our elders are treated with dignity and respect."Made by Anonymous in Halifax, Nova Scotia
"My wish for Canada in the next 150 years is that we may live in a country where hunger and poverty are no longer an issue. Provides opportunities and education to all who need. A peaceful Canada!"Made by Anonymous in Winnipeg, Manitoba
I wish that people would stop polluting the ocean.
Sofia in Richmond, BC0
I wish that people would stop throwing garbage in the ocean.
Oceana in Richmond, BC0
i wish that no one will throw garbage in the ocean.
I wish people wouldn't throw plastic bags in the ocean.
Wilson in Richmond, BC0
I wish community support and love was a more important focus in everyone's lives (developing countries may not have material, but understand community development).
My wish for Canada is to improve it as a nation and build it to be a stable country which can have the ability to withhold the future of the planet.
Billy Scott in Calgary0
My wish for Canada is for more schools and to stop cutting down trees.
Davina in Calgary, Alberta0
My wish for Canada is for safer roads and respectful drivers.
Sam in Calgary, Alberta0
My wish is to cultivate compassion and empathy for all beings and value and respect one and all with love, peace and equanimity..we are on sacred land and all beings are sacred.
Jaya in Edmonton0
More people explore our country
Daniel in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador0
For Canada to maintain it's beauty: Landscape and hospitality Attitude and action peacekeeping and justice fighting beautiful rhyme and tranquil spirit
Tienna Ly in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador0
Fund ALL graduate students, not just sciences. Humanities and social sciences have value too!
I wish that people would stop being so apathetic about environmental issues!
Steph in Vancouver0
I wish for world peace and all Canadians to be considered equal, regardless of race, color, gender, culture and religious beliefs. Also, I wish that all violence would stop.
Je souhaite que le Canada développé un programme de revenu de base, et qu'il renouvelle son système de santé pour que tous ont accès gratuit et efficace.
Lily in Ottawa, Ontario0
To be the most nicest country.
Natasha in Ottawa, Ontario0
Je souhaite qu'il n'y ai plus de sans abris.
Amélie A. in Ottawa, Ontario0
Je souhait que le Canada ne fasse pas de violence.
Alice L. in Ottawa, Ontario0
I wish everybody can be nice.
Maicy in Ottawa, Ontario0
Hopefully we will not make the same mistakes! Let's all work together to make a strong Canada. Become more sustainable. Love and respect each other.
Freedom from our ideas and beliefs that separate rather than unit us (and more chocolate)!
Invest in Ottawa's poverty reduction strategy.
Peace and Love.
Mathilde in Ottawa, Ontario0
That there will be no bullies in schools.
My wish for Canada is to be around and safe.
Aurelia in Ottawa, Ontario0