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 […]
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 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 […]
April 14, 2021

Canadian Refugee Law – Who is it Protecting?

It is an established legal principle that refugees present at or within Canada’s borders are entitled to basic protection under Canadian law. Where precisely these borders lie, however, is far […]
April 5, 2021

Training Webinar: The Importance of Storytelling for Refugee Advocacy

In this webinar from March 17, 2021, Shanga Karim, Leila Shifteh and Richard Belcham discuss the importance of storytelling in refugee advocacy and representation. The webinar […]
March 17, 2021

VYC KINDRED – Youth Choir for Newcomer Youth

VYC KINDRED is a new choir for newcomers to Canada who are ages 13-18.  All youth who are new to Canada and have a love of singing […]
March 15, 2021

IEC-BC: Connecting Employers to Immigrant Talent

The Immigrant Employment Council of BC (IEC-BC) and Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) have partnered once again to provide your clients aiming to build a career in the banking […]
March 9, 2021

SUCCESS: Newcomer Youth and Gender Equity

Speaker Jessica Ketwaroo-Green is an Intersectional Gender Equity Advocate & Principal Consultant. She will be speaking on the topic of newcomer youth in the upcoming Zoom […]
March 8, 2021

RSTP Virtual Training: Refugee Private Sponsorship Application Process

Join the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program’s virtual session in BC! Groups of Five and Community Sponsors – Application Forms Clinic (English/French) ***This session will be held […]
March 2, 2021

RSTP Virtual Training: How to submit a refugee sponsorship application

Join the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program’s virtual session in BC! This session will provide an in-depth look at how to submit a refugee sponsorship application under […]
March 2, 2021

BIPT Webinar: Financial Support – Credential Recognition and Loans for Newcomers

Burnaby Intercultural Planning Table is proud to present a financial support webinar on credential recognition and loans for Newcomers! Learn about existing financial supports for Newcomers […]
March 2, 2021

Jumpstart Refugee Talent: The Untold Stories of Refugee Women’s Superpowers

Save the date! For this year’s #WomensDay: Jumpstart Refugee Talent presents to you — “The Untold Stories of Refugee Women’s Superpowers.” When: March 8th, 2021 from […]