Faiz Vagh is a fourth-year student at the University of British Columbia studying Political Science and Economics. He looks forward to taking on the role of Co-Director of Student Election Watch Programming. He is passionate about issues relating to democracy, its various forms, and its evolution. Having been brought up in India, he is very interested in the sheer magnitude and complexity of the political system as well as its impact on marginalized communities.
Through his involvement with the Asia Pacific Youth Council, Faiz hopes to highlight the political systems at work across the Asia Pacific and their impact on Canada, as well as to promote a better understanding of Asian identity among Canadians. Outside of school and work, he dabbles in photography and loves a long run.