In the News

July 15, 2015

Halfway through a federally funded program to assist immigrants and refugees in Surrey to better acclimatize to their new homes, the city wants to keep the momentum going after...

July 14, 2015

On July 13, Aileen Murphy, Senior Social Planner and a Contract Manager of the Surrey LIP and Olga Shcherbyna, Surrey LIP Coordinator provided an update on the progress of the...

July 12, 2015

In this blog posting, journalist Tara Carmen of the Vancouver Sun discusses the challenges in accessing immigration statistics. Below is an excerpt from Tara's latest post:...

July 09, 2015

In the latest issue of the APEGBC journal, the President, Dr. John Clague, talked about the benefits of diversity to the organization where over 25% of all APEGBC members have...

July 08, 2015

The past few years have not been good ones for immigrants and multicultural diversity – worldwide or in Canada. At the global level, the flow of migrants is now higher than at...

July 07, 2015

Interested in learning more about the post-secondary education system in BC?
Attend KPU's FREE monthly info session for newcomers to BC.

Topics include:

    ...
July 06, 2015

Engdasew arrived in Canada in 2012 as a government protected refugee. Although he had over 12 years of experience as finance and accounting from ...

July 03, 2015

Langara College is offering a new program to build a bridge between internationally-trained professionals and Engineering in BC. The Certificate includes a number of specific...

June 30, 2015

Recent immigrant older adults and some visible minorities who have aged here—to whom we refer collectively as ethnic or ethnocultural minority older adults (EMOA)—both...

June 30, 2015

On July 1, 1867 Canada became a new federation with its own constitution by signing the Constitution Act - formerly known as the British North America Act. Canada Day is a...