June 20 2019: Vancouver Public Library’s Central Branch, Vancouver.
MAP’s World Refugee Day celebrations: June 20th at Vancouver Public Library’s Central Branch. The event was from 11am-4pm and then in the evening from 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm.
Please see registration information below.
As well, in the evening there will be another Starting Over event: a panel focusing on the distinct needs of LGBTQ + refugee claimants, their experiences in Canada, the challenges they faced, the agencies that helped them and where they are now in their Canadian journeys.
This special event will feature Rainbow Refugee and MOSAIC’s ‘I Belong’ program and the photographic exhibition #BreakTheStigma.
MAP gratefully acknowledges the financial support of Vancouver City Savings Credit Union (Vancity) who make MAP World Refugee Day activities possible.