On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, members of Society of Punjabi Engineers and Technologists of British Columbia (SPEATBC) took an initiative and planted close to 100 trees and shrubs in Hazelnut Meadows Community Park at 6840 140 St., Surrey.
“Whether fighting the climate crisis or pushing for social justice, young people are changing the world, and shaping a better future for all of us. That’s why supporting young people is so important – and that’s exactly what our government is doing.
Approximately 200 students, teachers and parents from around the world gathered at Government House in Victoria to share their unique perspectives on the role youth can play in protecting and restoring life on land for the benefit of future generations.
More student beds at the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) Okanagan campus will allow students to rest easy and focus on their studies, rather than worrying about where to live, while easing pressure on a tight rental market.
All 60 B.C. school districts and several independent schools have joined the B.C. SOGI Educator Network to further help educators make schools safe and inclusive for students of all sexual orientations and gender identities (SOGI).