Monday, February 3, 2014 - Forums shed light on historic wrongs
OpEd by Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Minister Responsible for the Asia Pacific Strategy and Multiculturalism.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - Last call for multiculturalism champions
Nominations close on Tuesday, Feb. 11 for the fifth annual Provincial Nesika Awards. Nominees and the five award recipients will be recognized at the awards event in Vancouver on April 4, 2014. Five categories are open for nomination: individual, business, organization, youth and new this year - multicultural excellence in government.
Friday, December 13, 2013 - Remaining dates confirmed for consultation to right historical wrongs
The Government of British Columbia confirmed the remaining six dates, venues and times for the consultation forums to discuss the wording, delivery and legacy efforts of a formal apology to B.C.’s Chinese community for historical wrongs.
October 29, 2013 - Consultation begins to right historical wrongs
The Government of British Columbia announced a consultation process will begin to discuss the wording for a formal apology to B.C.’s Chinese community for historical wrongs.
Community consultation forums – information will be available soon.
October 22, 2013 - MAC celebrates 25 years
(B.C. Provincial Multicultural Advisory Council)
The Provincial Multicultural Advisory Council turns twenty-five this year. Established in 1988, the MAC was originally called the Advisory Council on Multiculturalism and obtained its current name in 1993.
October 1, 2013 - Nominations open for 5th Annual Provincial Nesika Awards
Nominations are now open for the fifth annual Provincial Nesika Awards and British Columbians are encouraged to participate. Five categories are open for nomination – Individual, Business, Organization, Youth and, new this year, Multicultural Excellence in Government.
For more information or to nominate, download the nomination form or nominate online.
Nominations close February 11, 2014, 5 pm.