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Sunday, May 23, 2021 8:00 AM
The Province is proclaiming May 23-29, 2021, as Anti-Racism Awareness Week – a chance for British Columbians to celebrate and learn about B.C.’s diverse culture, reflect on biases and stand together against racism.
Monday, May 10, 2021 7:00 AM
Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, has released the following statement on the Day of Action Against Anti-Asian Racism:
Wednesday, May 5, 2021 11:00 AM
The Province is providing the Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society with $2 million as part of its commitment to honour the traumatic internment of almost 22,000 Japanese Canadians during the Second World War.
Saturday, May 1, 2021 7:30 AM
Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, has issued the following statement in honour of Asian Heritage Month:
Friday, April 30, 2021 12:30 PM
The Province will consult with community stakeholders to develop a racist incident hotline in response to the recent increase in racist activities throughout B.C.
Friday, April 16, 2021 8:45 AM
The Province is providing an additional $372,500 to the Resilience BC Anti-Racism Network to help organizations combat racism in communities throughout B.C.
Thursday, April 8, 2021 12:45 PM
People and communities throughout B.C. will have increased capacity to address racism and discrimination, and build intercultural trust and understanding as more than 190 new projects have received support through the BC Multiculturalism Grants program.
Sunday, March 28, 2021 11:00 AM
Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, has released the following statement on anti-Asian racism in response to the recent shootings in the United States and various rallies happening across this country:
Monday, March 22, 2021 11:00 AM
More than 70 people and organizations have been recognized for their efforts to tackle discrimination and foster diversity at this year’s virtual B.C. Multiculturalism and Anti-Racism Awards.
Monday, January 25, 2021 10:15 AM
The Province is seeking nominations to honour individuals and organizations that are strengthening multiculturalism and taking a stand against racism and discrimination throughout B.C.