We do public engagement, research, and partnership work to improve the experience of newcomer youth in B.C. As young people, we make sure people like us are heard on the issues that affect our lives.
Sixteen key recommendations emerged from a series of dialogues and workshops with other immigrant and refugee youth and their allies. Find out more about these recommendations, and the download the full report.More Details
Over 200 young immigrants and refugees from across British Columbia attended the Fresh Voices Forum on December 4th & 5th, 2016, to speak with diverse stakeholders and each other on the issues and ideas that matter to them.
10 years after arriving in Canada, immigrants still face poverty rates twice as high as Canadian-born people. It takes 20 years for the poverty rates of immigrants to equalize with the poverty rates of persons born in Canada.