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The 12th Annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards

February 24, 2015 – 8:18 am | 52 views

On Friday, March 6th Abbotsford Community Resources celebrates the 12th Annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards which recognize the best diversity practices of Fraser Valley organizations, initiatives and businesses. This event begins at 6:00 PM …

Our Whole Society: Bridging the Religious-Secular Divide – Forum in Vancouver March 22-24, 2015

February 13, 2015 – 7:32 am | 1,114 views

What does it mean to build a “whole society”? What is the purpose of secularism, and what are its limits? How can we re-conceptualize the role of religion in Canadian public life? What is the …

HRMA Diversity and Inclusion Roundtable (New West.) NEW! – Making the Business Case for Your Workplace

February 7, 2015 – 6:23 am | 1,139 views

 Making a Business Case for Diversity & Inclusion in your Workplace, Facilitated by Geoff Frost and Presented by Tej Singh Hazra, Head of Diversity and Inclusion for HSBC Bank Canada. Prior to joining HSBC Bank …

Chinese immigrants happy with life in Metro Vancouver: survey But many are disappointed at job prospects, cost of living

February 6, 2015 – 7:52 pm | 1,047 views

Metro Vancouver’s Chinese immigrants are generally happy with their new lives in Canada, in particular the quality of government services and the level of political freedom here, according to a survey by Insights West.
But the …

Most Chinese and South Asians in B.C. report discrimination

October 27, 2014 – 6:33 am | 1,159 views

Stereotyping. Verbal harassment. Poor customer service. Workplace unfairness. Exclusion from dating.
A quarter of British Columbians with ethnic Chinese or South Asian origins say they have experienced moderate or significant amounts of those types of discrimination …