Weekly Updates Jan 9 – Jan 15, 2017

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This week the Refugee Readiness Hub has added information from an Immigrant Employment Council of BC PowerPoint presentation on connecting refugees to employment. Interested candidates or employers can register for BC Refugees JobConnect here.

IEC-BC has also released Onboarding Refugees, a toolkit to assist employers in BC to more effectively recruit, hire, onboard and retain a diverse workforce that includes refugees.

In addition, the Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS) Society has developed an interactive platform for Syrian youth to experience Canadian culture in the City of Surrey called Syrian Kid GO!  View the Arabic version here.