Surrey LIP Blog

January 18, 2019

On January 14, 2019, Surrey Immigrant Advisory Roundtable (IAR) hosted an informal Dialogue on Newcomers and Civic Engagement. One of the goals of the...

January 07, 2019

Interviewed by Kristi Pinderi

Kue K’nyawmupoe was born in a refugee camp in Thailand. Her family, from Karen state in Myanmar (also known as...

December 10, 2018

On December 8, the Surrey Refugee Youth Team hosted the first ...

November 28, 2018

Since its inception, the Surrey Immigrant Advisory Roundtable (IAR) has defied all the stereotypes we might have about Advisory Committees. The group was...

September 10, 2018

Congratulations to the Surrey Refugee Youth Team and Fraser Region Aboriginal Friendship Centre Association (FRAFCA) Indigenous Youth Group for winning a...

August 16, 2018

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada released its multi-year Immigration Levels Plan on November 1, 2017. Canada will welcome:

• 310,00 new...

September 10, 2018

The Surrey Refugee Youth Team (SRYT) is expanding its membership. We are looking for volunteers to join our team.

The SRYT was established in 2017....

June 21, 2018

Are you looking to gain volunteer work experience? Or to give back to your community? Many organizations in Surrey rely on volunteers to bring their...

June 01, 2018

This spring, the Surrey Local Immigration Partnership recently asked its partners for updates to the Service...

March 12, 2018

What was intended as a project to bring together Indigenous and refugee youth for intercultural exchange, celebration and community building grew into even...

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