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Monday, October 22, 2012 12:01 PM
Two unique B.C. programs were honoured at the Canadian Race Relations Foundation Awards of Excellence in Halifax last week for their work in promoting multiculturalism and challenging racism.
Thursday, October 11, 2012 10:30 AM
Encouraging multiculturalism and challenging racism are the cornerstones of the Embracing Difference, Engaging Symposium taking place in Burnaby this week.
Saturday, June 30, 2012 10:00 AM
To honour, promote and celebrate the diverse cultures that shape British Columbia, our government is launching a $750,000-Multiculturalism Grant program to support and help 150 or more communities and organizations raise awareness of multiculturalism.
Thursday, June 21, 2012 9:15 AM
The Province honoured National Aboriginal Day in British Columbia with a renewed commitment to improve post-secondary opportunities and outcomes for First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples with the introduction of a new framework and action plan.
Monday, May 28, 2012 9:30 AM
B.C. has a new International Education Strategy that supports the two-way flow of students, giving local students new opportunities to study abroad, and welcoming those arriving from overseas.
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 1:30 PM
The Immigration Task Force (ITF) released their final report today confirming that B.C. will need more skilled immigrants to fill labour and skills shortages throughout the province, announced Minister of State for Multiculturalism and ITF Chair John Yap at an event held today at the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver.
Friday, May 4, 2012 1:30 PM
Erfan Mahdizadeh's dream of a business degree from one of British Columbia's top universities is back on course, thanks to English as Second Language (ESL) training.
Thursday, April 5, 2012 1:30 PM
Canadian citizens can now take English as a Second Language courses tuition-free at 17 public post-secondary institutions throughout British Columbia.
Saturday, March 24, 2012 5:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark made the following changes to the Executive Council, effective immediately: John Yap, Minister of State for Multiculturalism.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 9:02 AM
A new bursary program will support Aboriginal students studying to become teachers and help them pursue careers as educators.