June 17, 2021

LawMatters & Legal Aid BC: Legal Aid Resources & Forums

The LawMatters program works with public libraries to help community members access legal information and free or low-cost legal services. One of the ways in which […]
June 16, 2021

MOSAIC: FREE Food Safe Training and First Aid Training for Refugee Claimants

MOSAIC is hosting a FREE Food Safe training and First Aid training for refugee claimants at our HQ office. Date and time: Food Safe Training: Thursday, […]
June 15, 2021

World Refugee Day (Victoria): Pathways to Post-Secondary Education for Refugees with Aboubakar Idriss

World Refugee Day: Pathways to Post-Secondary Education for Refugees with Aboubakar Idriss In recognition of World Refugee Day, local community partners join together along with the […]
June 15, 2021

BC Newcomer Camp – Summer Camp Applications Now Open

BC NEWCOMER CAMP – Summer Camp 2021 – Applications now open! About the Summer Camp: The British Columbia Newcomer Camp Association (BC Newcomer Camp) is a Canadian […]
June 10, 2021

Film: Humanity Beyond Numbers

You are invited to celebrate the World Refugee Day on June 17, 2021 between 5:30 – 7:30 pm.  Remember that every minute, 20 people leave everything […]
June 9, 2021

MAP-BC: Looking For Home – A Roundtable Discussion on Refugee Claimant Housing

Refugee claimants flee to Canada seeking protection from persecution, discrimination, and violence. Once here, they realize their journey has just started. One of their most significant […]
June 8, 2021

Invitation to Register – BC Refugee Hub World Refugee Day Event

The BC Refugee Hub, in partnership with Islam Unravelled,  will be hosting a World Refugee Day Event on June 20th from 5pm – 7pm titled: A […]
June 8, 2021

The Power of Stories: A Conversation on Refugees & Literature

To mark World Refugee Day, join MAP in partnership with Vancouver Public Library on June 17 at 7pm for a conversation with three writers who have […]
June 7, 2021

Report: Supporting Canada’s COVID-19 Resilience and Recovery Through Robust Immigration Policy and Programs

Canada has been seen globally as a leader in immigration and integration policies and programs, and as an attractive and welcoming country for immigrants, refugees, temporary […]
June 2, 2021

Refugee Story Bank of Canada

The Refugee Story Bank of Canada is an online collection that invites refugees to share their stories, through blogs and various multimedia. Millions of people are […]
May 31, 2021

Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement – Safe Third Country Agreement Remains in Effect

The Safe Third Country Agreement between Canada and the United States (U.S.) is part of the U.S.–Canada Smart Border Action Plan. The Safe Third Country Agreement remains […]
May 26, 2021

MAP-BC: World Refugee Day Celebrations

You are invited to celebrate the accomplishments and successes of refugees living in our communities this WORLD REFUGEE DAY through a series of events under the […]
May 24, 2021

UBC Migration: Geographies of the Heart – Life-writing from Newcomers to Canada

The UBC Centre for Migration Studies Global Migration Podcast is back for a second season entitled “Geographies of the Heart: Life-writing from Newcomers to Canada” hosted by award-winning advocate, Mohammed […]
May 19, 2021

Event – Legal Aid BC: Pathways for women with precarious status fleeing violence

This webinar is presented by Legal Aid BC. Women in abusive relationships who are also involved with immigration issues have a complex system to navigate. Come join […]
May 18, 2021

VAST & OHCHR: Survivor Advocate Capacity Building Program

Offered by the Vancouver Association for the Survivors of Torture (VAST) and funded by the United Nations (UN), Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights […]
May 17, 2021

VAST: Art-Making in Community Group – The Earth Without Art is Just “Eh”

This event is presented by VAST. Participants can explore different art modalities, including drawing, painting, collage, modelling with clay, movement, poetry, photography, voice, and drama. Art […]
May 14, 2021

MOSAIC: Virtual English Conversation Circle for Refugee Claimants (Beginners)

MOSAIC is offering Virtual English Conversation Circles to Refugee Claimants (Beginners Level). Date: April 29th to June 3rd Time: Group will meet online twice a week on […]
May 13, 2021

Event – Legal Aid BC: COVID-19 Updates on Immigration Law

This webinar is presented by Legal Aid BC. Join one of Canada’s most respected immigration lawyers, Deanna Okun-Nachoff, in a webinar as she provides the latest […]
May 10, 2021

MOSAIC & VCST: Film “After Arrival” – The Journeys of 3 LGBTQIA+ Refugee Claimants

MOSAIC and the Victoria Coalition of Survivors of Torture are excited to launch the video trailer of After Arrival, a film that showcases the incredible journey […]
May 5, 2021

UBC Migration – Podcast: Pandemic Pedagogies in BC

This episode continues the conversation in a previous episode about how the settlement sector has been impacted by the pandemic, taking the time to focus on […]