In the News

April 10, 2015

 

A storytelling initiative of Historica Canada, Passages Canada is collecting stories of Canadian immigrant. Passage Canada volunteers share their personal stories of...

April 01, 2015

Kelly Pollack, Executive Director of the Immigrant Employment Council of BC and a member of the Surrey LIP Committee, was one of the presenters to the Citizenship and...

March 19, 2015

Beginning in March, all registered voters will receive a mail-in ballot to vote on funding the Mayors’ Transportation and Transit Plan. It’s important for eligible voters to...

March 13, 2015

The second Surrey LIP fact sheet "Why Immigrants Matter?" is now available.The...

March 11, 2015

On February 2nd,  a corporate report was submitted to City Council about the progress of the Surrey LIP project.  The report is a brief overview of key activities that took...

March 10, 2015

Six focus groups were held with over 50 immigrants and Canadian-born residents over the month of February. Generally, people feel that Surrey is a welcoming city. While the...

March 09, 2015

SPARC BC is leading the Surrey LIP Service Mapping project which aims to understand the existing assets and gaps that comprise the milieu of immigrant services and supports in...

March 08, 2015

SFU Surrey will lead a Refugee Settlement Research Project. The specific objectives of the project are to: (1) acquire a current view of the needs, barriers and challenges...

March 07, 2015

This February, The City of Surrey and Surrey LIP partners have initiated a Surrey LIP social media campaign on Twitter and Facebook. Thanks to our collective social media...