Surrey LIP Convenes Refugee Youth Planning Team
Monday, February 20, 2017

In early February 2017 the Surrey LIP convened a Refugee Youth Planning Team to help organize and host two newcomer youth focused events in Surrey. The 12 members of the team represented seven countries: Syria, Palestine, Somalia, Afghanistan, Liberia, Karen (Burma/Thailand) and Iraq.

The group came together every Monday night and was the engine behind the following youth events:

This Planning Team set the ground work for ongoing refugee and newcomer youth engagement in Surrey. Stay tuned for more Surrey refugee and newcomer youth focused news in the future!