With the unprecedented arrival of Syrian Government Assisted Refugees to BC in 2016, ISSofBC took the opportunity to mark their first year in Canada by systematically probing some of their early settlement experiences and outcomes.

Key findings from these consultations and survey are found in two separate reports to help the next wave of Syrian refugees settle in Canada.

Syrian Refugee Operation to British Columbia: One Year In – A Roadmap to Integration and Citizenship

View report View key findings View recommendations

Syrian Refugee Youth Consultation & Community Stakeholder Forum – created in partnership with The Fresh Voices Initiative of Vancouver Foundation

View summary report